Argentina is already close to the country’s 180,000 cases of coronavirus after health authorities have confirmed another 5,600 positive results in their latest release.
According to the Argentine Ministry of Health, 5,641 new people have been discovered in the last 24 hours, so the worldwide number in the Latin American country has increased to 178,996. Argentina has 3,288 deaths from the disease after the 110 new COVID-19 deaths.
Health officials have said that 87.4 percent, or 4,931 people, whose positive results have been confirmed today, correspond to the city and province of Buenos Aires, the epicenter of the pandemic in Argentina.
The total number of cases in the province of Buenos Aires is 106,247, while the city has 57,327. The third Argentine region most affected by the corona virus is by far Chaco, which has confirmed 3,428 positive results.
Finally, the Argentine Ministry of Health emphasized that 43.4 percent or 77,855 of all positive cases were able to recover from the disease.