Monday 18 January 2021 - 2:53:16 am

Belarus reports 1,972 new COVID-19 cases

MINSK, 13th January, 2021 (WAM) -- Belarus registered 1,972 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours; 2,281 coronavirus patients were discharged from hospitals.

The nationwide COVID-19 tally has reached 217,696 cases. A total of 200,132 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus, the press service of the Belarusian Healthcare Ministry was quoted by Belarus news agency, BelTA, as saying.

As many as 1,544 COVID-19 patients have died since the infection's outbreak in Belarus.

Belarus has performed 4,166,539 tests, 22,512 tests in the past 24 hours.