In the country died 27 thousand people.
In Spain, where the number of new fatal cases from Covid-19 decreases, started the official 10-day mourning in honour of all the victims of the coronavirus. Them in the country recorded more than 27 thousand, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Country.
On Wednesday, may 27, wrote to the Prime Minister of Spain Pedro sánchez on Twitter.
According to him, 10 days — the longest period of mourning in the history of democratic Spain.
It is reported that mourning involves a ceremony of remembrance under the chairmanship of the head of the Spanish state of king Philip VI.
“8 out of 10 of the victims were older than 70 years, they were the ones who helped build the country that we know today,” — said the head of government.
Spain, where national quarantine was introduced March 14, is one of the countries most affected by the pandemic. There were registered the fifth highest number of confirmed cases and deaths.
As of Wednesday, at least 27 of 116 people died from Covid-19. The total number of infected in the country is 283 339 people, of which 196 958 recovered.