Korea records 54,519 new Covid-19 cases Friday
New confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Korea rose to 54,519 Friday, up by more than 10,000 from the same day the previous week, according to the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency.
The number of critically ill patients was 345, and there were 40 deaths.
The accumulative total of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Korea stood at 26,091,539.
BY LIM JEONG-WON [firstname.lastname@example.org[