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Mexico registers 635 more coronavirus deaths, bringing total to 93,228

FILE PHOTO: Employees of the Rios funeral home undergo sanitization after removing the body of a man, who died from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outside the Family Medical Unit No. 48 of the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS), before moving him to the funeral parlour in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico November 1, 2020. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s health ministry reported on Wednesday 5,225 additional cases of the novel coronavirus and 635 more deaths, bringing the official number of cases to 943,630 and the death toll to 93,228.

Health officials have said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases.

Reporting by Daina Beth Solomon and Abraham Gonzalez; Editing by Himani Sarkar