Death toll rises by coronavirus in Sweden

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By Diego Recinos

Coronavirus figures continue to rise around the world, Sweden is no exception. Authorities confirmed dead seventh attributed to the outbreak of coronavirus in the country.

All persons who have died of Covid-19, They are elderly, with pre-existing diseases.

The last deceased, He was in the region of Sörmland and is an old man with multiple diseases, according to a local press.

In the same region, Authorities confirmed on Monday, 33 positive cases. All these cases, presented mild symptoms of coronavirus.

More than a thousand affected

It was confirmed that a total of 1,059 people were infected by the virus in Sweden, According to the latest statistics from the Public Health Authority.

Older people have been identified as the main risk group and so the authorities have stressed the importance of protecting this particular group.