Belarus’ total confirmed coronavirus infection cases increased by 12.4 percent from 2,919 on Monday morning to 3,281 on Tuesday morning, while the death toll rose from 29 to 33, according to the country’s health ministry.

As of Tuesday morning, 2,444 people with the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) remained in hospitals, with 57 of them being on mechanical ventilation, the health ministry reported.

The ministry noted that 71,800 tests for the coronavirus had been carried out in the country.

As many as 17 laboratories conduct such tests, the ministry added.