Medics in Azerbaijan have identified coronavirus in another 417 patients over the past 24 hours, bringing the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases ever registered in the country to 30,050, the national operative headquarters said on Sunday.
"At the same time, 602 patients have recovered [over the past day]," the Azerbaijani operative coronavirus response headquarters said in a statement.
The total number of people who have recovered from Covid-19 in Azerbaijan has climbed to 22,684, it said.
Nine patients who earlier tested positive for Covid-19 have died over the past 24 hours, bringing total coronavirus-related deaths in Azerbaijan to 417, it said.
"Currently, 6,949 people remain in specialized hospitals," it said.
Azerbaijani laboratories have carried out 7,296 tests for coronavirus over the past 24 hours. In total, 683,548 tests have been performed in the country since the pandemic began.