The state of Nuevo León surpassed 500 coronavirus deaths in the day with its largest record of new confirmed cases and deaths, so far from the epidemic.
«Nuevo León today recorded the highest number of deaths by COVID with 27 in a single day,» the government of the entity said, in a statement.
«Currently 518 deaths are counted… in addition, the highest number of cases, 783, with which the figure already reaches 15 thousand 934, was reported today.»
Among those reported to be reported on this day are a nurse from the 45-year-old Metropolitan Hospital and a doctor working in the 61-year-old Municipality of San Nicolás.
Nuevo León Health Secretary Manuel de la O Cavazos said the months of July and August will be complicated for the entity, by the coronavirus.
«We must strengthen prevention measures, you observe, 27 people who are deceased, it is a large number and I observe young, healthy, not obese and hypertensive people,» the official said.
«We will continue to work hard to take care of your health but help us we can’t do it alone, you have to take care of yourself, we’re going to reduce contagion.»
The entity reported 119 people hospitalized, by COVID or possible coronavirus. «685 confirmed with the disease and 434 are awaiting the test result.»
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