SEOUL—South Korea, which mostly succeeded in quelling the original distribute of the coronavirus, is back on the defensive, with Seoul’s bars and clubs ordered closed, as the country claimed its biggest a person-day increase in new infections in a thirty day period.

Additional than 50 instances have been connected to a 29-year-outdated gentleman who, in a one evening past weekend, frequented 5 clubs and bars in a popular Seoul neighborhood, health officials reported. He tested positive on Wednesday—the exact day the South Korean federal government rolled out comfortable social-distancing…