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Germany reports record new coronavirus cases in a day

Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 22, 2020
Germany recorded 12,331 new coronavirus infections in a day, a sharp jump from the previous day and a record for the country since the outbreak of the pandemic, according to official data Thursday.
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The figure far exceeds the next highest total of 7,830 recorded last Friday, and is a steep jump from the 7,595 cases reported by the Robert Koch Institute.

The country, hailed for its management of the first wave of the virus earlier this year, has in recent days broken several records for new infections in day.

At least 380,762 people have been infected in Germany so far, with 9,875 deaths reported.