The number of detected cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus in Germany over the past day has increased by more than 21.8 thousand, follows from the data of the Robert Koch Institute, which is part of the Ministry of Health of Germany and keeps statistics on the incidence of COVID-19 in the country.
According to the institute, over the past 24 hours, 21,866 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in the country. In total, 727,553 cases have been registered in Germany since the beginning of the epidemic.
Over the past day, 215 patients with COVID have died in the country, a total of 11 982. About 467.8 thousand people have recovered.