By Tara Rippin • 27 March 2020 • 12:06
DEATH RATE RISES: 91 people have died in Alicante province.
According to data released by the Regional Minister of Health this morning, there are 332 new positive cases recorded in the few hours in the three provinces, 54 of them in Alicante.
The pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 24,000 people worldwide, with more than 530,000 people infected.
COVID19 has spread to 176 countries and territories, and the number of people who have been cured stands at 122,710, with the majority in China (74,180).
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Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.
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