Seoul, August 15, Xinhua (reporter Lu Rui Geng Xuepeng) according to the Ministry of epidemic prevention and control of the central government of South Korea on the 15th, 166 new confirmed cases of new crown were found in South Korea from 0:00 on the 14th to 0:00 on the 15th. This is the first time since the end of March that more than 100 new confirmed cases have been confirmed in a single day for two consecutive days. According to the information released by the Ministry of anti epidemic measures of the central government of South Korea, 155 new cases of local infection were found in South Korea on the 14th, of which 145 cases were from Seoul and Gyeonggi Province, and 11 cases were imported from abroad. Focusing on the capital circle, the gathering influence emerges in endlessly, and shows a continuous diffusion trend. According to the results of the Central Conference on disaster safety countermeasures held on the same day, the government has decided to upgrade the social distance level of Seoul and Gyeonggi do to the second stage, tentatively for two weeks, according to the results of the Central Disaster Safety Countermeasures headquarters meeting held on the same day. Park Linghou said that the government has added Internet cafes as high-risk places, requiring all Internet cafes to take compulsory epidemic prevention measures from the 19th, and suggested that people should reduce unnecessary gatherings. If the situation continues to deteriorate after two weeks, the government may take measures to close high-risk sites. At the end of June, the South Korean government announced three stages of measures to maintain social distance and its epidemic prevention measures. The second stage is to ban the gathering activities of 50 people indoors and more than 100 people outdoors, and suspend the opening of public facilities and high-risk places. According to the latest statistics of the Ministry of disease management of South Korea, as of 0:00 on the 15th, there were 15039 confirmed cases, 305 deaths and 13901 cured cases.