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Coronavirus cases in Mexico rise to 1,510, with 50 deaths


The Ministry of Health details that there are four thousand 653 suspected cases, and seven thousand 822 negative

The Ministry of Health reported in a press conference that the confirmed cases of coronavirus in Mexico are 1,010 thousand, while there are 4,653 suspected cases, and 7,822 negative ; This figure represents an increase of 132 infections compared to those reported yesterday, Wednesday, when 1,378 were counted.

This Thursday, April 2, the number of deaths from COVID -19 in Mexico increased to 50 , so that in the last 24 hours there were 13 new deaths.

It is also noted that 58 percent of the cases belong to men, and 42 percent to women; Likewise, 81 percent of the cases recover on an outpatient basis, that is, by serving the quarantine at home, while 19 have been hospitalized.

During the afternoon of this Thursday, representatives of the private initiative presented to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in the National Palace a proposal for economic reactivation in the face of the health emergency that Mexico and the world are experiencing.

This, after the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit ( SHCP ) recognized yesterday that the country is in recession and estimated that the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will fall 3.9% in 2020.

On the other hand, several entities in the country closed beaches and hotels to tourism for Easter in the event of a coronavirus contingency. Likewise, Canancintra announced that alcoholic beverages will not be produced during quarantine, as it is not considered an essential activity.

Google translation from Informador.

Next Immediate suspension from March 30 to April 30, 2020, of non-ESSENTIAL activities is ordered

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