Yesterday (16th) in North Korea, close to 270,000 new cases of fever were reported, the Korean Central News Agency reported.

The Korean Central News Agency reported that between 6 pm yesterday and 6 pm yesterday, 269,510 new cases of fever occurred nationwide, and 6 people died.

Accordingly, from the end of last month to 6:00 pm yesterday, the number of fever cases nationwide was 1,483,60, of which 663,910 were receiving treatment, the Central News Agency reported.

North Korea said the cumulative death toll so far is 56.