Mexico posts 3,672 new coronavirus cases, 227 more deaths

Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico reported 3,672 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country and 227 more fatalities on Thursday, bringing total infections to 2,445,538 and the death toll to 229,580, according to health ministry data.

Separate government data recently published suggested the real death toll may be at least 60% above the confirmed figure.

(Reporting by Daina Beth Solomon and Abraham Gonzalez; Editing by Chris Reese)

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