Spanish Healthcare Ministry came up with the refreshed statistics on Covid-19 victims. As the disease took the lives of 700 people on March 24, the overall number currently makes 3,434.
Thus, the amount of fatalities in Spain now surpasses that in China (3,287) where the virus originated from.
Italy took the heaviest toll worldwide, with 6,820 people who succumbed to coronavirus.
Earlier, Ukraine's Healthcare Ministry confirmed the information about 113 cases of the Chinese coronavirus across the country. 29 cases were observed over the last 24 hours (March 24, - 112 International). The data may be found on the official website of the ministry.
"According to the Centre for Public Health, as of 10 a.m. March 25, there are 113 lab-confirmed cases in Ukraine. Three of them are lethal, one patient recovered and was discharged from the hospital. The first cases of infection were observed in Volyn, Odesa, Luhansk and Zaporizhya regions", reads the message.
So far, most of the cases are observed in Chenivtsi (38) and Kyiv regions (22).
As of early March 25, the Centre received 185 messages on the suspicion of coronavirus. 941 messages appeared since the beginning of the year.