Mexico City, Apr 9: The death toll from Novel Coronavirus in Mexico has risen to 174, with 33 deaths reported over the past 24 hours, the Health Ministry confirmed on Thursday.
According to Health Ministry's Director of Epidemiology, Jose Luis Alomia, 'Today, the number of confirmed cases reached 3,181. Unfortunately, the death count is increasing, it already reached 174 people.'
Addressing a press conference here, Ms Alomia said the overall number of citizens tested for the dreaded virus has exceeded 29,000, with 17,209 reports coming out negative, while reports of 9,188 people were awaited.(UNI)