MINSK, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) — Belarus reported 1,701 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, taking its total to 141,609, the country’s health ministry reported.

So far, 1,181 people have died of the disease in the country, including seven over the past 24 hours, it said.

There have been 1,729 new recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 118,924, the ministry added.

As of Thursday, 3,335,788 tests for the virus have been conducted across the country, including 29,095 over the past 24 hours, according to official figures. Enditem