Another 3,519 coronavirus cases recorded since midnight

The Health Ministry records another 3,519 new coronavirus cases since midnight, bringing the number of active cases to 43,615.

There are 679 people in serious condition, 165 of them on ventilators. The death toll stands at 3,325.

According to the ministry, 5,809 new cases were recorded Wednesday, with 5.7% of tests returning positive.

The positivity rates today leaps to 8.4%, though the figures are not final and will be revised.