Reuters MEXICO CITY
Today, Friday, the Mexican Ministry of Health announced that it had recorded 6,797 infections and 712 new deaths from the Corona virus in the country, which represents a decrease for both indicators compared to Thursday’s data.
The Ministry stated, in a new statistic, that the death toll from confirmed cases of the Coronavirus, which causes the “Covid-19” infection, has increased during the past 24 hours, by 6797, compared to 7521 Thursday, to reach the level of 2119305 cases.
The ministry also stated that it had detected 712 deaths from the disease during the past day, compared with 822 cases Thursday, bringing the number of victims of the pandemic in Mexico to 189,578 people.
Mexico is the 13th country in the world in terms of the number of recorded infections with the Coronavirus, but it ranks 3 in terms of the death toll from the disease.
Source: “Reuters” + agencies