People walk on a street during the start of gradual reopening of commercial activities in downtown Mexico City, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues, Mexico June 30, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
July 1, 2020
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s health ministry reported on Tuesday 5,432 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections and 648 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 226,089 cases and 27,769 deaths.
The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.
(Reporting by Dave Graham; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)