Chile reported on Sunday that the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases has risen to 295,532 since the outbreak.

The death toll from the disease has soared to 6,308, with another 116 deaths from the disease in the past 24 hours, the health ministry said.

During the same 24-hour period, the virus detected 3,685 new infections, including 2,852 and 438 non-symptomatic patients. .

Nationwide, 28,194 cases are considered "serious", including being treated in hospitals or at more than 150 government-run facilities or quarantined at home.

Some 2,078 patients were in the hospital and 1,736 were on oxygen, including 384 in the worst condition. Translated by: Mao Bopha January