Doctors across Turkey on Thursday discharged patients who have recovered from COVID-19 with a resounding round of applause.

All of them were informed about the 14-day home quarantine period and social isolation. Doctors will remain to monitor the patients.

Turkey has so far confirmed over 42,000 COVID-19 cases and the death toll stands at 908.

So far, a total of 2,142 have recovered and been discharged from hospitals.

At least 100 patients were discharged from Gazi̇ Yasargi̇l Educati̇on Research Hospi̇tal in the southeastern province of Diyarbakir.

In the Aegean province of Izmir, a doctor was discharged after making a

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