Azerbaijan has recorded 2,042 new coronavirus cases over the past day, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told Report.

Meanwhile, 3,224 people recovered from the infection, and 29 patients succumbed to the deadly pathogen.

Overall, the country has reported 470,985 cases of infection, 430,717 recoveries, and 6,280 deaths since the onset of the pandemic. At present, 38,988 people are receiving treatment.