As of Thursday 9 October, there have been 314,660 confirmed cases of the virus in Germany since the start of the pandemic. The number of infected people over the past day has increased by 4,516 cases. A total of 9,589 people have died as a result of the Covid-19 disease. Confirmed cases worldwide: 36,194,507; died: 1 056 408; recovered: 25 257 402.
► Another 370 killed in Mexico
Mexico’s Ministry of Health reports 370 coronavirus deaths. So far, 83,096 people have died in the country due to the virus. The number of confirmed infections has increased, according to the information, by 5,300 to 804,488.
► Spanish government threatens Madrid with emergency
The Spanish government is calling on the authorities in the capital of Madrid to implement the measures ordered by the Ministry of Health to contain the corona virus. If this does not happen, a state of emergency will be declared to ensure that the increase in infection is contained. On Thursday, a Madrid court lifted restrictions, including a ban on unnecessary travel.
► France raises readiness of five cities
France has announced the highest level of CORONA alert for five other cities. In Lille, Lyon, Grenoble and Saint-Etienne, the number of new infections in the past seven days has exceeded 250 per 100,000 inhabitants. Bars must shut down and restaurants can only reopen with strict hygiene practices. In the Greater Paris area, clinics must prepare for a corona emergency and not postpone absolutely necessary surgeries.
Germany says this:
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Two more risk areas identified in Germany – the infection rate is above 50