The death toll from the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, in Argentina has topped 40,000, the country's Health Ministry said in a statement on Monday.
Over the past 24 hours, 121 new deaths have been registered. So far, 40,009 people have died, the ministry said.
A total of 3,610 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the past day.
The country's overall coronavirus case tally stands at 1,469,919, with 1,305,587 recoveries.