By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF
According to the Mexican Health Secretariat, the number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 virus nationwide had reached 82 as of Monday, March 16.
That figure represents an increase of 29 cases compared to the official figure the day before.
The secretariat’s Promotion for Health Director General Ricardo Cortés Alcalá went on to say that only 13 percent of those patients required hospitalization, and only 2 percent were inn serious condition.
Notwithstanding, Cortés Alcalá said that there are still 171 patients who with suspected cases of coronavirus, but their test results have not yet been released.