In Germany, for the first time, more than 1000 deaths have been reported within one day in connection with an infection with the coronavirus. As the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) announced, citing information from the health authorities, a further 1129 deaths were recorded. The previous record was 962 deceased within 24 hours and was registered on Wednesday last week.
Health authorities report more than 22,000 new infections
According to the latest information from the RKI, the total number of coronavirus deaths recorded in Germany since the beginning of the pandemic rose to 32,107. According to the institute, 22,459 new infections with the corona virus were also registered within 24 hours. The daily maximums to date have been more than 30,000 cases.
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The number of corona infections recorded in Germany since the beginning of the pandemic grew to a total of 1,687,185. According to the RKI, around 1,302,600 people have recovered from a corona infection. The so-called seven-day incidence was 141.3. The day before it was 149.2. The seven-day incidence is an essential measure for the imposition and relaxation of measures to prevent the spread of the virus.