Turkey’s daily coronavirus cases fall to almost 1,000

# 21:07
19 May 2020

Turkey recorded a little more than 1,000 cases of coronavirus over the past 24 hours, said the health minister on Tuesday, APA reports.

The country registered 1,022 new cases, bringing the tally to 151,615 while the active cases dropped to 34.521, Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter, citing the Health Ministry data.

“There is an expected decrease in the number of new cases. The number of patients in intensive care is declining,” he added.

The recoveries from the COVID-19 hit 112,895 as 1,318 more patients recovered over the past day.

“The number of healed patients is at the predicted level,” Koca said.