In Germany, fewer deaths were counted due to the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and significantly fewer infections were registered.
On Monday, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the German counterpart of the RIVM, reported 343 new corona deaths, against 465 a day earlier.
On Friday, a record number of 1188 deaths was counted. A total of 40,686 people have now died in Germany from the effects of Covid-19 disease.
The RKI reported 12,497 new infection cases in the last 24 hours on Monday morning. That is considerably less than the day before when 16,946 infections were reported.
To date, 1,921,024 corona infections have been detected in Germany.