For the first time in a week in Spain, a drop in the daily mortality rate from coronavirus was recorded.
Over the past day in Spain, 655 people have died of coronavirus infection of COVID-19, the Ministry of Health informs.
Thus, for the first time this week, a decrease in the number of deaths was recorded compared to the previous 24 hours, when a daily mortality record was set (738).
The total number of deaths in Spain is 4089.
At the same time, the number of new infections has increased, amounting to 8578 (for the previous day – 7937) In total, 56,188 people fell ill.
An outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus infection began in December 2019 in China. March 11 World Health Organization announces the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
According to the American Johns Hopkins University on March 26, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 487 thousand, of which almost 118 thousand recovered, and 22 thousand died. Spain ranks second in the world in the number of deaths after Italy.