Belarus reports 161 new COVID-19 cases, total reaches 72,302

MINSK, Sept. 3– Belarus reported 161 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking its total to 72,302, according to the country’s health ministry. There have been 305 new recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 71,205, the ministry added. So far, 696 people have died of the disease in the country, including five over the past 24 hours, it said.

MINSK, Sept. 3 (Xinhua) — Belarus reported 161 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking its total to 72,302, according to the country’s health ministry.

There have been 305 new recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 71,205, the ministry added.

So far, 696 people have died of the disease in the country, including five over the past 24 hours, it said.

As of Thursday, over 1,554,000 tests for the virus have been conducted across the country, including 10,163 over the past 24 hours, according to official figures. Enditem

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