South Korea reported 49 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, …amid continued cluster infections in Seoul and the surrounding area.
All but three of them were local transmissions.
Of those, 19 in Seoul, 12 in Gyeonggi-do Province …and seventeen in Incheon.
The total number of cases is now eleven,five-hundred-90.
There was one new death, …bringing the total death toll to two-hundred-73.
Nearly 28-thousand people are currently being tested.
With concerns about kids going back to school, the prime minister pointed out that of the 70 students infected in May, none caught the virus at school.