Coronavirus: South Korea reports record daily cases; Nepal resumes visas on arrival for vaccinated tourists

Published Sep 25 2021 at 3:46 AM GMT
  • South Korea’s daily coronavirus cases topped 3,000 for the first time on Saturday as an outbreak fuelled by a three-day holiday this week continued to grow.
  • The country reported 3,273 Covid-19 cases for Friday, a day after hitting the previous high, the Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) said on Saturday.
  • Of the new cases, 3,245 were locally transmitted and 28 were imported, bringing South Korea’s total to 298,402 infections with 2,441 deaths.



  • Published Sep 25, 2021 3:46 AM GMT