Mexico reports rise in coronavirus cases to 405, one more death

Other News Materials 25 March 2020 05:56 (UTC +04:00)

Mexico reported 405 coronavirus cases as of Tuesday, up from 367 a day earlier, and five deaths overall, the health ministry said, Trend reports citing Reuters.

Officials had previously reported four deaths from the fast-spreading virus.

Mexico’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday it would stop issuing passports both in Mexico and abroad from March 27 to April 19 as a measure to prevent contagion.