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Has Spain reached peak in daily virus fatalities?

A reported 809 people have died of the coronavirus in Spain in the past 24 hours.

This is the first time in three days that the daily death toll has been under 900, and is the lowest number of deaths in a single day since 27 March.

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez says the country is “close to passing the peak of infections” but he has extended lockdown measures until 26 April.

Here’s a chart showing how the daily death toll in Spain has increased since the beginning of March.

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BBC News

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