AA / Ankara
The Turkish Ministry of Health on Tuesday deplored 252 new deaths from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours.
In addition, 297,167 Covid-19 screening tests were carried out, while 21,893 new contaminations were recorded.
The Health Department said 849,216 doses of anti-Covid vaccines have been administered in the past 24 hours.
It should be noted that 77.77% of the population over the age of 18 received the first dose, while 59.75% of this same category have a complete vaccination schedule.
The same source also clarified that the total doses administered in the country to date amounted to 94,167,554.
* Translated from Turkish by Hilal Serefli Sari
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