Out of 4,751 COVID-19 tests carried out in Macedonia in the past 24 hours, 409 new cases were registered and 9 patients passed away, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

The Ministry also added 1 death to the report that occurred in December.

Since the outbreak of the epidemic, Macedonia has registered 223,739 confirmed coronavirus cases. The death toll stands at 7,917. At the moment, there are 4,801 active cases across the country.