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Coronavirus in Mexico and the world, March 30: read here the breaking news and positive cases


There are 20 deaths and 993 confirmed cases by COVID-19: Ssa

Authorities of the Ministry of Health ( SSa ) confirmed that until this Sunday there are 20 deaths from the coronavirus in the country ( COVID-19 ), 993 confirmed cases, 2,564 suspects and 4,595 negative cases, giving a total of 8,112 persons.

  • Of the total confirmed cases, 117 people are hospitalized.
  • Of these, 65% are reported stable, 30% severe and 5% are in intubation.
  • The international distribution is that there are more than 635 thousand cases, 73% have been confirmed in 14 days worldwide.

Segob launches “Stay at home now” campaign

The Ministry of the Interior (Segob) launched this Sunday a spot in the media and social networks , where it reinforces the call to the population to stay at home in the face of the emergency due to the new coronavirus COVID-19.

AMLO asks to stay home

Through a message spread on his social networks , President Andrés Manuel López Obrador asked people to stay home, although he pointed out that the coronavirus is not the plague, however, he clarified that it is important to take care of ourselves.

Conapred calls to guarantee protection to domestic employees against COVID-19

Domestic workers who are transported to employment should stay home and receive their full salary during the reserve time for the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic , said the National Council to Prevent Discrimination (Conapred)

The agency called on employers to guarantee the health of domestic workers for as long as the population has to stay home. He specified that 98 percent of domestic workers do not have a contract and only 12 percent have any job benefits.

He reported that in the framework of the National Day of Healthy Distance and the commemoration of the International Day of Domestic Workers, this Monday, March 30, the Conapred called on employers to guarantee health and full payment of wages of domestic workers and thus comply with the recommendation of the Government of Mexico to stay home.

The undersecretary of health, Hugo López-Gatell asked people not to miss the last chance there is in the country and called to stay at home for at least a month, so that hospitals have enough beds to attend to all cases of coronavirus that appear in the following days.

Easter will be celebrated behind closed doors for coronavirus

The Primacy Archdiocese of Mexico (APM) published the guidelines to follow during the celebration of Easter and Easter in Catholic precincts, in accordance with the health protocols established by the federal government in the face of the pandemic of the new coronavirus COVID-19 .

TOP-5 states in Mexico with positive cases

Until the last report issued by the authorities, this Sunday, Mexico City, the State of Mexico, Jalisco, Nuevo León and Puebla, are the five entities in our country that have the most confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus registered, while There are already at least 20 deaths from this disease in the Mexican Republic.

Coronavirus in the states


This Sunday the third victim was confirmed by COVID-19 in Sinaloa , as confirmed by the State Secretary of Health, Efrén Encinas, who remarked to the public that it is very important to respect not leaving home, unless it is a priority, in addition to follow hygienic prevention measures.

Nuevo León installs tunnels to disinfect citizens

In the municipality of Escobedo, Nuevo León , eight sanitation tunnels have been installed in strategic points of the city , in which citizens who, due to different circumstances, have not been able to maintain quarantine, can disinfect themselves before reaching their homes or workplaces.

Yucatan announces sanctions for anyone who leaves home

In the state of Yucatan , whoever presents the symptoms or has been diagnosed with the COVID-19 coronavirus must isolate himself to avoid contagion, otherwise he could go to prison for up to three years and be subject to fines of up to more than 86 thousand pesos in this quarantine.


The Secretary of Health of Guerrero , Carlos de la Peña Pintos, announced this afternoon the first death of a patient with coronavirus in the entity.

Through a message that was broadcast on social networks, he also reported that so far there are 10 confirmed cases, 48 ​​negatives and 52 suspects.

The official explained that of these 10 people who tested positive for the disease, there is already one recovered in Acapulco and another in Chilpancingo, “after the quarantine, their results were negative.

Baja California

Baja California has 24 confirmed cases of COVID-19 , in total 338 cases have been studied, 208 have been negative, and there are still 106 suspected cases, of which laboratory samples are expected, reported the Secretary of Health in the State, Alonso Óscar Pérez Rico.

In a videoconference, the official said that they are asking doctors who have received people with atypical pneumonia to notify the Ministry of Health, to study these cases and rule out that it is a coronavirus.

He noted that Baja California is ranked eleventh nationally, in the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 , with 2.83 percent of the total in the country, and so far there have been no deaths from this cause.


The State Health Secretariat reported that with a cut-off date this Sunday, the entity registers a total of 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19 , of these, seven are in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, two in San Cristóbal de las Casas, one in Palenque and one in Tapachula.

In a press conference, the head of Health, José Manuel Cruz Castellanos, disclosed the details of the last four patients who were positive at the State Laboratory of Public Health.


On Saturday night the Health Secretariat of Coahuila (SS) reported that the first death caused by the coronavirus COVID-19 was registered in that state , in addition to the fact that eight new cases of this disease were confirmed, which rises to 23 the number of infected.


Adán Augusto López , governor of the state of Tabasco , announced this Sunday that his COVID-19 test was positive .

The Tabasco president is the second governor of the Mexican Republic to announce that he was infected by the coronavirus pandemic (Orthocoronavirinae); the first was Omar Fayad , ruler of Hidalgo .


Starting this Monday, Michoacán will shield its borders with the neighboring states, this with the aim of preventing the contagion from the outbreak of the new Coronavirus COVID-19 from reaching more people in the state.


In Querétaro, there are already six cases that have overcome the new Coronavirus COVID-19 in the state, reported the State Health Secretariat, on March 29.

According to the latest report from the Health Department of Queretaro, this Sunday three more patients were discharged after having tested positive for COVID-19.


Starting this Monday and as a measure to combat the outbreak of the new Coronavirus COVID-19 in Tlaxcala, the government of the entity announced the closure of all its non-essential areas .

On the other hand, the Governor of Tlaxcala added that given the contingency measures against the outbreak of Coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae), those government sections that are necessary in light of the situation in the state will continue to work.

The areas that will continue to operate are:

  • The Health System
  • Department of Public Security
  • State Commission for Civil Protection
  • Attorney General of the State of Tlaxcala
  • Radio and Television News System
  • Civil registration
  • Government Palace offices

Coronavirus in the world

Benjamin Netanyahu is isolated in quarantine; a government employee tested positive for COVID-19

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was placed in preventive quarantine on Monday , after an employee of his office tested positive for the new coronavirus , according to information obtained by AFP.

"Even before the epidemiological analysis has finished and to dispel any doubts, the prime minister resolved that he and his close staff would be confined," the prime minister's office said.


President Donad Trump estimated on Sunday that mortality from COVID-19 in the United States will "probably" peak in two weeks and extended recommendations for social distance until April 30.

According to estimates by Dr. Anthony Fauci, adviser to the president on the pandemic, COVID-19 could cause "between 100,000 and 200,000" deaths in the world's leading power.


Two tweets from the official account of President Jair Bolsonaro in which he questioned measures of social isolation to contain the spread of the coronavirus were removed on Sunday night on the grounds that they "violated the rules" of the social network.

The far-right president had published three videos in which he was seen to be contrary to the guidelines of his Ministry of Health, strolling through Brasilia this Sunday, approaching followers in small crowds and reinforcing his call to break the quarantine.

Two of the three posts were removed Sunday night, and a tag explaining their removal remained in its place.

What I have talked with people is that they want to work, what I have said from the beginning, we are going to be careful, people over 65 stay at home. "


Mandatory social isolation will last until April 12 in Argentina as the government considers that the measure meets the objective of mitigating the spread of the new coronavirus , with 820 infected and 20 deaths reported since the beginning of March.

"The decision we have taken is to extend the quarantine until the day that Easter ends, on the recommendation of the experts to continue controlling the transmission ( of the COVID-19 )", on the tenth day of a confinement fulfilled by 90% of the population, said President Alberto Fernández in a message from the official residence of Olivos, north of Buenos Aires.


The Philippine government announced that it will punish people who are caught while a curfew is imposed on the nation.

Thousands have challenged it since it was established as a measure against coronavirus spread .


Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced at a press conference Sunday that he will remain in quarantine despite the fact that his wife, Sophie Gregoire, survived the effects of the coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae) after being diagnosed in recent weeks.

President Justin Trudeau announced that he will follow the advice of his Canadian medical team and, as a precautionary measure, will maintain the same process for quarantine due to coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae), since they shared the same spaces during said period of the disease.


Olympics will arrive on July 23, 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games , which were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic crisis , will begin on July 23, 2021 , organizers announced Monday, confirming the new date for the first time.

The decision comes less than a week after organizers and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the historic postponement, after strong pressure from athletes and sports federations.

More than 34 thousand deaths worldwide from coronavirus

The new coronavirus has caused at least 34,610 deaths in the world since it appeared in December, according to an AFP balance established this Monday at 11:00 am based on official sources.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 727 thousand 80 cases of contagion were recorded in 183 countries or territories.

The most affected countries are Spain with 7,340 deaths and 85,195 cases, mainland China with 3,304 deaths (81,470 cases), Iran with 2,757 deaths (41,495 cases) and France with 2,606 deaths. (40,174 cases).


More than 3 billion people are confined by COVID-19

More than 3,380 million people in nearly 80 countries or territories are confined to their homes , by decree or voluntarily, to fight the coronavirus (Orthocoronavirinae), according to a count made Sunday from an agency database. from AFP news.

  • This figure represents around 43% of the world population, which the UN estimates at 7,790 million people in 2020.
  • The Chinese province of Hubei and its capital, Wuhan, the origin of the epidemic, were the first to be confined, in late January.

And while these territories gradually recover their normal lives after two months of isolation, the confinement measures they applied have spread throughout the world in recent weeks. More than 500 million people were affected by this type of restrictions on March 18, more than one billion on March 23, more than two billion one day later and more than three billion on March 25.

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