Mexico reports 5,167 new coronavirus cases, 455 new deaths

20 Sep 2020 / 08:24 H.

    MEXICO CITY, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Mexico's health ministry on Saturday reported 5,167 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the country, bringing the total to 694,121 cases, and 455 new deaths, for a cumulative death toll of 73,258.

    Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell has said the real number of cases in the country is significantly higher. (Reporting by Stefanie Eschenbacher and Noe Torres; Editing by David Gregorio)

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