Since the beginning of the outbreak in Spain, 4,858 people have died from coronavirus, the country’s Ministry of Health said.
In Spain, 769 people died from coronavirus infection of COVID-19 in the last 24 hours reported on Twitter by the country’s health ministry.
The total number of deaths increased to 4,858.
Thus, this is the record number of deaths from coronavirus in Spain per day. The previous maximum was set on March 24 – 738 deaths per day.
From the beginning of the epidemic, coronavirus was detected in 64 thousand 059 residents of Spain, 9 thousand 357 of them have already been cured, and 4 thousand 858 are in the intensive care unit.
The largest number of patients is still in the province of Madrid – 19 thousand 243 (of which 2 thousand 412 people died).
An outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus infection began in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. March 11 World Health Organization announced the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
According to the American Johns Hopkins University on March 27, the total number of infected in the world exceeded 558 thousand, of which 25 336 people died, more than 127 thousand recovered.