Mexico registers a record number of Covid-19 cases with almost 45,000 | News
The Mexican Ministry of Health reported on Friday that during the last 24 hours, 44,293 Covid-19 infections were confirmed, to record a new record for maximum infections of the disease in one day.
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With the new cases, the Latin American country accumulates a total of 4,302,069 infections of the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
This is the third consecutive day that more than 40,000 cases are registered in Mexico in one day.
The health authorities indicated that 195 new deaths from the viral disease were reported on the day. Mexico adds to date a total of 301,107 deaths since the start of the pandemic, in February 2020.
They also mentioned that 3,396,946 people have overcome the disease, while there are 616,441 suspected cases.
The Ministry of Health pointed out that despite the high number of infections, the occupancy of general beds in hospitals is at 28 percent, while intensive care beds are occupied at 16 percent nationwide.