The number of COVID-19 cases in South Korea topped 10-thousand on Friday, the 74th day of the country’s outbreak.
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(KCDC) reported 86 new cases during the 24-hour period through 12 a.m. Friday, bringing the national total to 10-thousand-62.
Gyeonggi Province reported the most new cases with 23, followed by Seoul with 18. Daegu, meanwhile, reported just nine, the first time in 45 days the city has reported a single-digit total.
Some 193 cases nationwide were released from isolation after making a full recovery, bringing the total number of people released to 6-thousand-21.
Of South Korea’s total cases, 647 came from overseas.
The nation also reported five new COVID-19-related deaths, bringing the total to 174.