The number of new COVID-19 cases in South Korea has risen again, surpassing 260,000

2022-05-12 0 By

China News on April 5South Korea reported 266,135 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Local time on April 5, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 1,4267,401, Yonhap news Agency reported.The number of newly confirmed cases in South Korea jumped 138,945 from the previous day, the Central Epidemic Prevention And Control Headquarters said.However, the number of cases decreased by 81,355 from a week ago (March 29) and 87,756 from two weeks ago (March 22).South Korea has reported 209 new deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 17,662, with an average fatality rate of 0.12%.The number of severe cases has remained above 1,100 for four consecutive days, with 1,121.Source: Chinanews.com