FILE PHOTO: A cemetery worker dig new graves at the Xico cemetery on the outskirts of Mexico City, as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues in Mexico, June 10, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido/File Photo
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s health ministry reported 4,790 new confirmed coronavirus infections along with 587 additional fatalities on Thursday, bringing the total in the country to 133,974 cases and 15,944 deaths.
The government has said the real number of infected people is significantly higher than the official count.
Reporting by David Alire Garcia and Diego Ore; Editing by Frank Jack Daniel