A record number of daily cases.
South Korea confirming 7-thousand 1-hundred 75 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a high that is much bigger than the previous record.
It's also more than 2,000 higher than the day before.
The number of critically-ill patients also hit a record-high of 8-hundred-40, up 66 from Tuesday.
63 more people died, bringing the total number of deaths above 4-thousand.
There were 2 more cases of the Omicron variant bringing the tally to 38.