June 07, 20 - 7:19 pm - LABS

Chile revised its death toll and reaches 2,290 fatal cases due to COVID-19

According to Reuters, Chile has revised its death toll linked to the novel coronavirus outbreak sharply higher on Sunday, adding fatalities from databases that previously had not been included.

Precisely 653 additional deaths had to be counted, bringing the total number of fatal cases to 2,290 in the country. Chile has one of the highest numbers of cases in Latin America, which has become an epicenter of the pandemic even as countries worldwide have begun to reopen.