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Mexico's coronavirus cases rise to 522,162, deaths to 56,757

FILE PHOTO: A bicycle taxi driver wearing a face mask is pictured between cars as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continues, in Xochimilco, Mexico City, Mexico, August 6, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido/File Photo

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s health ministry reported on Sunday 4,448 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infections and 214 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 522,162 cases and 56,757 deaths.

The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

Reporting by Daina Beth Solomon and Adriana Barrera; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman

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