Four coronavirus cases registered in Mexico

  01 March 2020    Read: 1015
Four coronavirus cases registered in Mexico

Two coronavirus cases have been registered in Mexico City, one in the city of Culiacan (the capital of northwestern Sinaloa state) and one in the city of Torreon, in the northern Coahuila state, according to the Excelsior daily newspaper, reports citing Sputnik.

The Torreon case was confirmed on Saturday. The infected person is a 20-year-old female who has recently returned from Milan, according to the newspaper.

The latest situation report from the World Health Organization (WHO) puts the total number of COVID-19 cases confirmed outside of China at 6,009.

Italy, along with Iran, have become the new hotbeds of the infection.

There have been a total of 86 deaths from the coronavirus disease outside of China, 19 of them occurred in the past 24 hours, according to the WHO.

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