AA / Ankara
The Turkish Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that 48 deaths from Covid-19 had been recorded in the past 24 hours.
In addition, 226,427 Covid-19 tests were carried out and 5,171 new cases were observed.
The same source also said that a total of 842,570 doses of vaccine have been administered in the past 24 hours.
In addition, 59.90% of the population over the age of 18 received their first doses, while 26.52% of this population were fully immunized.
The total doses administered in the country to date have been 56,191,948, including 37,179,005 first doses, 16,462,718 second doses and 2,550,225 third doses.
– “Fight against the pandemic by vaccinating yourself”
“The number of cities that turn blue is increasing every day. Fight this pandemic by vaccinating yourself,” Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca said on his Twitter account.
* Translated from Turkish by Hilal Serefli Sari
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