Azerbaijan has recorded 1,662 new coronavirus cases over the past day, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told Report.

Meanwhile, 2,391 people recovered from the infection, and 18 patients succumbed to the deadly pathogen.

Overall, the country has reported 585,783 cases of infection, 551,724 recoveries, and 7,807 deaths since the onset of the pandemic. At present, 26,252 people are receiving treatment.

Azerbaijan has conducted 5,521,070 COVID-19 tests over the past period, including 11,369 today.