New Dutch coronavirus infections rise by more than 11,000 in 24 hours, new record




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  • 2020-10-30 13:24:50Z
  • By Reuters
New Dutch coronavirus infections rise by more than 11,000 in 24 hours, new record
New Dutch coronavirus infections rise by more than 11,000 in 24 hours, new record  

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The number of new coronavirus infections in the Netherlands rose by more than 11,000 over the past 24 hours to a new record, data released by the National Institute for Public Health (RIVM) on Friday showed.

The RIVM said the number of confirmed new cases of COVID-19 was 11,119, compared to a high of 10,343 on Oct. 26. The number is being closely watched by the Dutch government, which is weighing tighter curbs.


(Reporting by Anthony Deutsch; Editing by Alison Williams)

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