South Korea confirmed three new deaths and 438 additional cases of the novel coronavirus on Wednesday, according to the South Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC).
The three deaths bring the nation’s death toll to 35, and the latest cases bring the total number of infections to 5,766, according to the KCDC.
Among the 438 new cases, 320 are from Daegu city where the outbreak has been concentrated. In total, 4,326 cases have been from Daegu, with many of them linked to the Shincheonji religious group.
Another 87 of the new cases are from North Gyeongsang Province, which surrounds Daegu.
Around 90% of the nation’s cases are from Daegu and North Gyeongsang Province.