Azerbaijan has recorded 585 new coronavirus cases over the past day, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told Report.

Meanwhile, 944 people recovered from the infection, and 16 patients succumbed to the deadly pathogen.

Overall, the country has reported 596,973 cases of infection, 565,521 recoveries, and 7,983 deaths since the onset of the pandemic. At present, 23,469 people are receiving treatment.