Mexico reports 5,928 new coronavirus cases and 504 more deaths

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's health ministry on Friday reported 5,928 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 504 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 549,734 cases and 59,610 deaths. The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases. (Reporting by Dave Graham; Editing by Sandra Maler)

Reuters August 22, 2020 06:10:25 IST
Mexico reports 5,928 new coronavirus cases and 504 more deaths

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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's health ministry on Friday reported 5,928 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 504 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 549,734 cases and 59,610 deaths.

The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

(Reporting by Dave Graham; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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