Mexico Reports 3,948 New Coronavirus Cases, 226 More Deaths​

Medical staff are seen looking after patients inside military hospital at the Heroic Military Academy which takes care of patients with symptoms of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19),in Mexico City, Mexico August 20, 2020. Picture taken August 20, 2020.REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's health ministry on Sunday reported 3,948 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 226 additional fatalities, bringing the total in the country to 560,164 cases and 60,480  deaths.

The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.