Colombia reports 8,044 new coronavirus infections in one dayChristian Fernsby ▼ | August 24, 2020
The Colombian Ministry of Health and Social Protection on Sunday recorded 8,044 new coronavirus infections and 348 more deaths in the last day, raising the country's total cases to 541,147 and the death toll to 17,316.
Colombian President Ivan Duque has extended mandatory preventive isolation until August 30 across the country.
Areas that do not report new cases of coronavirus will be able to gradually reopen businesses. ■