857 New Deaths, 6,148 Positive CasesBy Ricardo Guzman | Tue, 08/04/2020 - 21:07
The Ministry of Health reported 857 deaths in the last 24 hours from COVID-19 bringing the total to 48,869. A further 6,148 infections from yesterday were confirmed, increasing the national total to 449,961 positive cases.
During today’s briefing director of epidemiology José Luis Alomía said there are currently 43,148 estimated active cases, or people who started with symptoms in the last 14 days and who could transmit the virus.
Likewise, accumulated suspected cases increased to 79,030 while 300,254 individuals have recovered from the virus.
Health Promotion head Ricardo Cortés reported that mobility has increased in recent weeks. “The state of Sinaloa increased its mobility by more than 16 percent. They are followed by Baja California Sur, Quintana Roo, Coahuila, Zacatecas, Campeche, Chihuahua, Veracruz. All of them show a 5 percent increase from one week to the next”, he said.
As of Tuesday, August 4
6,148 new cases (from yesterday)
449,961 confirmed cases nationwide
82,460 under investigation
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