SEOUL: More than 160,000 South Koreans are taking part in voluntary activities to help fight the new virus and help neighbors in need for the duration, government data showed Thursday. 2 months ago.

The number of volunteers collected in anti-virus efforts nationwide between January 20 and March 17 was 161,803, the Ministry of Interior and Safety said.

The country has reported 9,241 cases of COVID-19 since the first case was confirmed on January 20. The ministry said the largest number of volunteers was 90,833. While participating in public dishwashers, 31,191 participate in the production of emergency and health products.