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US News Coronavirus deaths in Spain surge by 832 in 24 hours

13:15  28 march  2020
13:15  28 march  2020 Source:   news.sky.com

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Spain has recorded another record breaking day for Covid-19 deaths as 832 people died from the disease in 24 hours and the number of cases surged by over 8,000. Spanish health officials announced on Saturday morning that 5,690 people have now died from the coronavirus in the

The death toll in Spain soared over 4,800 Friday after 769 people died in 24 hours , in what was a Healthcare workers dealing with the new coronavirus crisis applaud in return as they are cheered Medical staff cases surge . Spain went into lockdown on March 14 with the measures set to stay in

a group of people in uniform: Members of the Military Emergency Unit leave an elderly home in Madrid after carrying out disinfection procedures © Getty Members of the Military Emergency Unit leave an elderly home in Madrid after carrying out disinfection procedures The number of people to have died after testing positive for coronavirus in Spain has surged by 832 to 5,690.

A further 8,189 cases were detected in the country in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 72,248.

The rise in Spain came as German chancellor Angela Merkel thanked people in her country for being largely compliant during the lockdown there.

The number of confirmed cases in Germany has continued to increase, with Ms Merkel's chief of staff saying the shutdown would not be eased before 20 April.

The German chancellor said in her weekly podcast: "When I see today how almost everyone has completely changed their behaviour, how the vast majority of you really do avoid any unnecessary contact, precisely because it can also contain a risk of infection, then I would simply like to say: thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart."

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