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S. Korea posts its third-highest COVID caseload

The number of people who tested positive for the coronavirus in South Korea over the past day landed at 7,513, a slight decrease from yesterday's 7,630, marking also the third-highest daily figure reported in South Korea since the beginning of the pandemic.

After the newly recorded infections are included, the country's total adds up to 741,413, data aggregated by the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) showed. The number of deaths attributed to the virus increased to 6,565, rising by 25 in the past 24 hours.

The nation posted its record of 7,848 cases on December 15 last year.

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