The number of confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus in Spain increased to 228 030, of which 426 were identified in recent days, announced the Ministry of health of the country may 12.
From the coronavirus died 26 920 people, including 176 for the last 24 hours. The fourth consecutive day in Spain to record at least 200 deaths from the coronavirus.
In previous weeks, as noted by the newspaper El País, Tuesday saw an increase in the number of deaths, this was due to the difficulties of counting the victims of the epidemic over the weekend.
From coronavirus infection have recovered 138 980 Spaniards.
The number of infected Spain now ranks third in the world, and not the second, as it was previously. Today it has bypassed Russia, where recorded 232 243 cases of contamination.
At the end of April in connection with the improvement of the epidemiological situation, the Spanish authorities began to loosen the quarantine. April 26, children under 14 years old allowed to walk an hour a day accompanied by an adult. On may 2 adults allowed to go for walks and play sports on the street during certain hours morning and evening.
On may 6, the country’s Parliament for the fourth time the so-called extended alarm condition (the lowest, the third level of emergency). It will run until 24 may.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in late 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded of 4.19 million people, including more than 286,6 thousand died, and 1.46 million recovered.