Germany recorded 12,892 new cases of coronavirus and 852 deaths during the past 24 hours.
The data of the Robert Koch Institute for Infectious Diseases showed, today, Tuesday, that the number of confirmed cases of the virus in Germany rose to one million and 664,726 infections, and the total deaths to 30,978 deaths.
Earlier, the health authorities in the German state of Lower Saxony announced that it had registered two new cases of infection with the new “British strain” of the Corona virus.
And the state Ministry of Health stated that experts from the Institute of Medicine in Hanover detected the new strain, after analyzing samples of a man who died and his wife earlier, indicating that they had contracted the virus last November.
On December 24, Germany recorded the first infection with the new strain of Corona virus, which was discovered in Britain about two weeks ago.