The South Korean Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) reported on Friday that no coronavirus deaths have occurred in the last 24 hours. This was not confirmed for the first time. No death in a month.
As a result, the number of deaths from Covid-19 in the Asian country remains at 240, while the number of positive cases has increased to 10,708 after six more were registered this Thursday, according to the South Korean news agency Yonhap. .
These numbers represent a sharp drop in South Korean coronavirus data after health officials registered up to 909 in one day on February 29. The Asian country confirmed its first Covid-19 infection on January 20.
Despite the clear signs of a slowdown in the pandemic in South Korea, the South Korean authorities, which have justified reducing the number of cases with social detachment, remain vigilant about the increasing number of imported infections. In particular, two of the six new cases were provisionally classified as imported infections.