Yesterday (21st), the number of new corona19 confirmed by 121 more increased one day.
The number of new confirmed cases increased to 100 again within a week, and group infections are not decreasing in rehabilitation hospitals and nursing facilities.
This is Choi Ho-won.
<Reporter> As of
yesterday at 0 o'clock, out of 121 new confirmed cases, 104 were domestic and 17 were inflows from overseas.
By region, 62 people occurred in Gyeonggi-do, 82 people in the metropolitan area, and 22 people in non-capital areas, including 11 people in Chungnam and 5 people in Busan.
It is only 28 days since September 24 that domestic outbreaks have recorded three digits.
In particular, confirmations are continuing in rehabilitation hospitals and nursing hospitals in Gyeonggi-do.
At the'SRC Rehabilitation Hospital' in Gwangju, Gyeonggi-do, 23 more were confirmed within a day, and the cumulative number of confirmed cases increased to 86.
13 confirmed cases were also confirmed at the Elderly Day Care Facility in Anyang City, but additional tests are underway, so the number of confirmed cases may increase.
Namcheon Hospital, a general hospital in Gunpo City, also received positive tests yesterday with eight additional patients, including caregivers and patients, following the fourth.
In addition, the number of confirmed patients increased to 68 at Dana Hospital in Dobong-gu, Seoul and 84 at Haetrak Nursing Hospital in Busan.
In Cheonan, Chungcheongnam-do, 14 confirmed cases have been confirmed so far, including visitors and taxi drivers, related to a sauna.
In addition, 23 Korean workers were tested positive at a Polish construction site built by a Korean company.