Number of Covid-19 cases in Turkey rises to 154,500

Another 27 people have died of Covid-19 in Turkey today when 952 more people tested positive out of the total 37,507 tests conducted.

According to figures released by Turkish Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca on Friday, 27 more people have died of Covid-19 during the past 24 hours. The death toll from Coronavirus, since it first emerged in Turkey in early March, has risen to 4,276.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country has reached 154,500.

On the other hand, 800 people are in intensive care and 401 are intubated. 116,111 of those infected have recovered, according to official figures.