Belarus COVID-19 cases top 68,000

Xinhua News Agency | Aug 2, 2020 at 1:43 PM

MINSK, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- Belarus reported 121 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday, taking its total to 68,067, according to the country's health ministry.

There have been 210 new recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 62,896, the ministry added.

So far, 567 people have died of the disease in the country, including four over the past 24 hours, it said.

As of Sunday, close to 1,320,000 tests for the virus have been conducted across the country, including 10,153 over the past 24 hours, according to official figures.