One hundred and twenty inmates in Turkey have tested positive for the coronavirus so far in four prisons.
Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gul disclosed this on Tuesday in Ankara.
The Minister added none of the infected was in critical condition.
But he added that all the affected inmates are receiving treatment in hospital. There is no inmate in an intensive care unit; all are in a good state of health.
However, the minister would not disclose the locations of the prisons.