The Mexican Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday that 1,046 COVID-19 patients had died in the past 24 hours and 12,929 cases of SARS-CoV-2 had been diagnosed.
With 269,015 deaths since it broke out in its territory until yesterday, the country of 126 million inhabitants records the 4th heaviest death toll from the new coronavirus pandemic worldwide in absolute terms.
The recorded cases have reached 3,528,972, according to the data of the ministry, which, however, has acknowledged that they are very underestimated in relation to reality.
Brazil: 731 new deaths and over 13,000 cases in the past 24 hours
The Brazilian Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday that 731 patients had been diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 24 hours and 13,406 cases of SARS-CoV-2 had been diagnosed.
With 587,797 deaths out of a total of almost 21 million reported infections as of this stage after the new coronavirus pandemic broke out in its territory, Latin America, the largest country with a population of 212 million, ranks 2nd in the macabre world rankings according to of the disease, behind the US, while it ranks 3rd in the world in terms of the number of viral infections, after the US and India, according to official data.
Germany: 83 deaths and more than 12,000 cases in the past 24 hours
Confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 in Germany have risen by 12,455 in the past 24 hours to 4,101,931, according to data released Wednesday by the Robert Koch Institute, the country’s epidemiological watchdog.
The deaths of 83 patients with COVID-19 have increased the death toll from the country’s new coronavirus pandemic to 92,769 to date, according to the same source.