COVID-19: Germany records 1,209 new cases

COVID-19: Germany records 1,209 new cases

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Berlin, May 8 : Germany has confirmed 1,209 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, with the total count reaching 167,300, the Robert Koch Institute said on Friday. The death toll has grown by 147 to 7,266 people within the same period of time.

A day earlier, the country confirmed 1,284 new cases and 123 fatalities. More than 141,000 COVID-19 patients have recovered in Germany since the beginning of the outbreak. The World Health Organization(WHO) declared the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic on March 11. To date, more than 3.8 million people have been infected with the COVID-19 worldwide, with over 269,000 fatalities, according to Johns Hopkins University. (UNI)