Mexico: 915 new COVID-19 deaths, 6,859 infections

Wednesday-2020-07-22 | 11:25 am arabian_international

The Mexican Health Ministry on Tuesday reported 6,859 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 915 additional fatalities in the last 24 hours.

Mexico's deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell said that the new COVID-19 fatalities bring the death toll to 40,460, while the total number of infections climbed to 356,255, according to the county's news agency.

The actual number of COVID-19 cases and deaths is probably many times higher the official tally, Gatell noted.