The funeral of the dead in the municipality of Santa Margarida de Montbuy
The number of infected in Spain per day increased by 7719 and now stands at 102136 people.
In Spain, 864 people infected with COVID-19 coronavirus died in a day. This is a new daily record of deaths in this country, El Pais reports citing data from the Ministry of Health of Spain on Wednesday, April 1.
The previous maximum in Spain for deaths was recorded on Tuesday - then 849 people died.
In total, 9053 people have died since the start of the pandemic in Spain.
The number of people infected since the start of the pandemic has increased by 7719 per day and now amounts to 102136. Of these, almost 5900 are in intensive care - a 5% increase over yesterday. The number of severe patients is critical for the medical system of Spain.
More than 22,500 people recover.
Recall that all over the world almost 860 thousand people fell ill with coronavirus, almost 178 thousand of them recovered and more than 42 thousand died. COVID-19 has spread to 203 countries.