Updated 11/19/2020 at 9:32 PM
The Ministry of Health (Minsa) reported this Thursday that rose to 35,446 the death toll from coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. This is 44 new deaths compared to the 35,402 registered since the start of the pandemic until Wednesday.
In addition, the entity specified that the number of infections rose to 943,917.
The first deceased by coronavirus in Peru it was reported on Thursday, March 19. It was a 78-year-old man suffering from high blood pressure and had been admitted to the Air Force Hospital with severe respiratory failure.
The National State of Emergency due to the pandemic will be in force until November 30, in order to contain the advance of the contagion in all the country.
This implies mandatory social immobilization (curfew) from 11:00 pm to 4:00 am the next day, Monday through Sunday, nationwide.
Since last Sunday, October 25, the mandatory social immobilization was lifted in all regions and provinces where the measure to stop the spread of the coronavirus.