Mexico’s well being ministry has reported 5432 new confirmed circumstances of coronavirus infections and 648 extra fatalities, bringing the entire within the nation to 226,089 circumstances and 27,769 deaths.
The authorities stated the true variety of contaminated folks is probably going considerably increased than the confirmed circumstances.
Meanwhile a world catastrophe aid organisation reported on Tuesday the primary confirmed case of COVID-19 amongst migrants dwelling in a tent encampment of asylum seekers on the US-Mexico border.
Global Response Management stated that one individual within the Matamoros, Tamaulipas camp throughout the Rio Grande from Brownsville, Texas had examined optimistic.
“Aggressive isolation and tracing measures have been enacted,” the US-based aid group stated through Twitter.
There are some 2000 asylum seekers dwelling in tents alongside the border. The migrants from Central America and different elements of the world have been stranded by the US suspension of asylum hearings because of the pandemic by at the very least mid-July.
Last week, Andrea Leiner, a spokeswoman for GRM, stated they’d carried out measures to attempt to cut back the danger of the virus’ unfold, however conceded it was a problem with confirmed infections cropping up amongst US and Mexican immigration officers and in residents on either side of the border.