MEXICO city, 5 may – RIA Novosti. The Ministry of health of Mexico reported that in recent days the number of identified infections by coronavirus increased by 1 to 24 of 434 905, died 117 people.

“24 905 cases confirmed since the beginning of the epidemic, one third of them, 696 6 people have shown symptoms in the last 14 days”, – said the Director of epidemiology, Ministry of health of Mexico Jose Luis Alamia at a press conference, broadcast on Twitter of the Agency.

28th of February, when the coronavirus was first detected in Mexico was 24 905 cases of infection.

the Number of deceased patients with the coronavirus was 2 271 (+117 per day), 190 more deaths are being studied as suspicious. Authorities also are investigating 13 143 suspected of virus, the total number of patients – 100 041.

the Highest incidence was recorded in Mexico city (1 801) and the state of Mexico (1 031). The peak of the epidemic in Mexico is expected on may 6 after which in case of preservation of the restrictive measures, the incidence will decline. Quarantine measures in the country will be in effect until may 30, with the gradual lifting in the least affected regions since may 18.

the world health organization March 11 announced flash COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 3.3 million cases of infection, about 240 thousand people died.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.