A paramedic leads a patient to an established classification tent at the Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. EFE Photo / File

The SRE reported that the number of Mexicans killed by COVID-19 in the United States reached 1,336, in addition to having a record of 369 confirmed cases.

The number of dead mexican by coronavirus COVID-19 in United States increased to one thousand 36, in addition to having a record of 369 confirmed casesreported the Secretary of Foreign Relations (SRE).

The states of NY, California and Illinois They are where the most deaths of Mexicans from the virus have occurred with 847 dead as of May 22, the SRE said in a statement.

COVID-19 deaths of Mexicans in the United States. SRE Chart

“Consular personnel in the United States maintain close contact with the families of the people affected by COVID-19 in that country. The objective is to provide necessary consular assistance and guide them on the resources and supports available to them, regardless of their immigration status, “explained the Foreign Ministry.

On Thursday, the United States reached the figure of one million 575 thousand 64 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and that of 94,661 deaths.

Situation in Mexico

The Ministry of Health of Mexico unveiled on Friday they add 62 thousand 527 confirmed cases accumulated from COVID-19 in Mexico, of which 13 thousand 347 are active, while there are 6 thousand 989 dead due to illness.

From Thursday to this day, 479 deaths were registered due to coronavirus, which supposes a new death toll for the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2.

José Luis Alomía, director of Epidemiology, explained that there are 33 thousand 801 suspected cases of coronavirus and 113 thousand 742 people have given negative for disease.

With information from López-Dóriga Digital