[2보] 1,953 new confirmed cases, down to 2,000 in four days… 4 digits on day 95

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While the spread of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) in Korea continued, the number of new confirmed cases on the 9th stood in the mid-1,900 range.

The Central Quarantine Countermeasures Headquarters (Bangdaebon) announced that as of 00:00 on the same day, there were 1,953 new confirmed cases, bringing the total to 329,925.

The number of new confirmed cases fell by 222 from the previous day (2,175, corrected from the original 2,176), dropping below 2,000 in four days.

This is 294 fewer people than the 2,247 people on Friday (announced at 00:00 on Saturday) a week ago.

Although the number of confirmed cases has slowed somewhat, it is too early to say that the spread has stopped as the number is still around 2,000.

If you look at the routes of infection of the new confirmed cases on this day, 1,924 local cases and 29 cases were imported.

The 4th domestic pandemic, which started in early July, has been going on for more than three months and is not getting any better.

Sporadic infections have occurred in various places, and the number of daily confirmed cases has been in the four digits for 95 consecutive days since July 7 (1,211).

In particular, in the densely populated metropolitan area, more than 1,000 confirmed cases are pouring in every day, and the proportion of confirmed cases in the entire region also exceeds 70%, raising concerns about further spread.

From the 3rd to this day, if you look at the new confirmed cases in the last week, 2,85 → 1,671 → 1,574 (corrected from 1,575) → 2,27 → 2,425 → 2 It recorded 1,175 → 1,953, and the number of confirmed cases in the 2,000 range was confirmed four times.

Meanwhile, on the 25th and 28th of last month, and on the 5th and 8th of October on the 5th and 8th of October, Bang Daebon identified 4 cases that were counted incorrectly or duplicated in Seoul and Gyeonggi, respectively, and excluded them from the cumulative number of confirmed cases.

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