The total number of registered coronavirus cases surged to 95,591, as 4,611 more people tested positive for the virus, the Health Ministry said on Twitter.
So far, a total of 14,918 patients have been discharged from hospitals after recovering from the virus, with 1,488 discharged on Tuesday alone, the ministry added.
A total of 39,429 tests were conducted over the past 24 hours, with the total reaching 713,409.
After originating in China last December, COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus, has spread to at least 185 countries and regions across the world. Europe and the U.S. are currently the worst-hit regions.
The pandemic has killed over 171,800 people, with total infections exceeding 2.5 million, while nearly 660,000 have recovered from the disease, according to figures compiled by the U.S.-based Johns Hopkins University.