Health authorities here have announced 1-hundred-80-thousand 8-hundred-3 new COVID-19 infections on this Wednesday.
The latest daily tally is the highest since April 13th.
Also there have been 42 additional losses of lives over the past 24 hours raising the country's death toll to 25,7-hundred-52 since the start of the pandemic.
The fatality rate itself stands at 0.1-2 percent.
Authorities believe the daily tally will peak at around 200-thousand this month.