S. Korea reports 1,440 new COVID-19 cases on Thurs.
Updated: 2021-10-22 08:41:53 KST
South Korea reported 1,440 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday.
It's the lowest figure for a Friday that's been reported in South Korea in 14 weeks.
All but 20 of the new cases were imported.
The new figure brings the week's average down to 13-hundred -73 shwoing a downward trend in infections.
The country's vaccination rate currently stands at 68.2 percent.