South Korean authorities report 516 cases of infection with the new type of coronavirus over the past day, the total number of cases in the country has reached 5328 people, according to the organization of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC).
In addition, four deaths are reported. A total of 32 people have died from the coronavirus in South Korea so far.
According to health authorities, almost 60% of cases of the virus in the country are associated with the religious organization Shincheonji in the city of Daegu (population 2.4 million people). The KCDC clarifies that out of 516 new cases, 405 have been reported in Daegu, another 89 in the neighboring province of North Gyeongsang.
Yesterday, 600 cases of coronavirus infection were reported in South Korea.