Turkey's coronavirus death toll hits 2,140 as cases near 91,000

# 12:22
21 April 2020

Turkey on Monday confirmed 123 more fatalities from the novel coronavirus over the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 2,140, APA reports citing Daily Sabah.

The total number of registered coronavirus cases surged to 90,980 as 4,674 more people tested positive for the virus, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter.

So far, a total of 13,430 people have recovered and been discharged from hospitals, including 1,454 patients on Monday, Koca added.

He also said 39,703 tests were conducted over the past day, with the total number of tests reaching 673,980.