The pandemic of the new corona virus originating in the Chinese city of Wuhan has left 534 new cases and seven deaths in Germany in the last 24 hours, compared to 351 infections and three deaths the previous day, which corresponds to a total of more than 200,000 infected people and more than 9,000 deaths, according to the balance offered on Thursday by the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the government agency responsible for monitoring the pandemic.
In the past 24 hours, the country has added 534 cases for a total of 200,260 and seven other deaths, bringing the death toll to 9,078. The number of people recovered is more than 186,400 after around 500 discharges have been registered in the last 24 hours.
The German authorities approved the reopening of the meat processing plant in Tönnies on Wednesday after the outbreak of the coronavirus, which was detected in June by its workers, was forced.
The outbreak started in the slaughterhouse of the meat company Tönnies in the city of Rheda-Wiedenbrück in the district of Gütersloh, but soon spread to the packaging plant and spread to 1,400 people, which has already forced the facilities to be closed, restricting the entire city to around 7,000 inhabitants .