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72.893 Infected in Germany – Six-weeks-old Baby dies in the United States

Corona-crisis in Germany: 859 people have already died, 72.893 are infected with the Coronavirus. Worldwide, more than 900,000 cases were registered. Meanwhile, the United States recorded more than 200,000 cases, most of the Corona cases worldwide. All the information about the Corona-crisis you will find in the News Ticker of FOCUS Online.

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"Unverantwortlich": Returnees complain about the lack of Corona checks at German airports

Top news (7.02 PM): The return action of the foreign office for the foreign fixed German encounters difficulties. In new Zealand, around 10,000 travellers were waiting on Wednesday is still a possibility, as a spokeswoman for the foreign office said in Berlin. Also thousands of German travelers, according to the Federal foreign office is still in South Africa, Thailand, Australia and Peru. In addition, there are smaller groups in many other States.

For difficulties, only the return action as such, but also in the apparently very lax controls on the return to German airports, however. So sweeper from Sri Lanka, “the world reported from the Rear” that it is – unlike in Sri Lanka in Germany at all, no health checks. “I got out and I could travel more.” You find it “irresponsible”. Another traveller tells of a large crowd in Frankfurt, she speaks of an “uncontrolled Situation”.

A young people of the “world” reported: “I had a fellow passenger, who started with symptoms of a disease.” Neither on Board nor at the return to Germany, she had been controlled. dpa/Peter Kneffel/dpabild To Corona-the times of nothing going on: the entrance to The baggage control at the airport of Munich.

Information on the health of the returnees was not the Foreign office, apparently. The foreign Minister, Heiko Maas, announced on Wednesday via Twitter that already 187.00 tourists from abroad had been brought in. “We continue to fight for every single flight that we can make possible.” The Lufthansa Group refers to the fact that the Board staff be tested by inspection, whether someone is recognizable ill. And the risk of infection is on Board in any case very low.

London the doctor travels in spite of quarantine regulation to Potsdam and dies there

Top news (06.16 am): A London doctor is in spite of the quarantine regulation to his second residence to Potsdam, travelled and to the consequences of his Corona-disease died.

As the "B. Z. " reported, had been discovered the man’s body on Monday. A Doctor confirmed that he had died between Friday and Sunday. According to the report, was down on Wednesday a Test of the man on the Coronavirus positive.

Mike Schubert, mayor of the city of Potsdam, was outraged. “As a doctor, he knew the risk of infection. How could he go then in several countries in sub-human? The man acted completely irresponsible!“ dpa/Marcel Kusch/Reuters A nurse working in protective clothing on the intensive care ward of the University hospital of Essen, where a Corona-Patient from France to be treated.

According to the EVB hospital in Potsdam, the doctor will have worked in any facility of the state capital. The crisis staff of the country was informed about the case. The Federal police is currently investigating the still unclear way of a medical doctor from London to Potsdam.

In the state of Brandenburg so far, eight with the Coronavirus infected people have died. The health Ministry said on Wednesday, after the presentation of the current statistics. In Potsdam three deaths were registered, therefore, of the cases, one was reported from the district of Oberhavel, one from the district of Elbe-Elster, two from Potsdam-Mittelmark and a death case from the district of Uckermark. The number of proven cases of Infected increased, therefore, within 24 hours and by 93 to a total of 1038.

Number of Corona-Infected in Germany rises to 72.893 – 859 people died

Top story (21: 08): The number of Corona-Infected in Germany is on 72.893 increased. This is evident from the reports of the local health and social ministries. On Tuesday, the number of reported cases was 67.021. 859 people have died of the Coronavirus, thus, 158 only in the past 24 hours.

Here you will find the currently reported Figures by the health ministries of the countries.

  • Baden-Württemberg: 14.580 (239 Deaths)
  • Bavaria: 17.151 (241 Deaths)
  • Berlin: 2993 (17 Deaths)
  • Brandenburg: 1038 (8 Deaths)
  • Bremen: 330 (6 Deaths)
  • Hamburg: 2437 (8 Deaths)
  • Hesse: 3582 (26 Deaths)
  • Mecklenburg-Vorpommern: 445 (3 Deaths)
  • Lower Saxony: 4717 (47 Deaths)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia: 16.344 (180 Deaths)
  • Rhineland-Palatinate: 3036 (25 Deaths)
  • Saarland: 1073 (15 Deaths)
  • Saxony: 2245 (18 Deaths)
  • Saxony-Anhalt: 806 (8 Deaths)
  • Schleswig-Holstein: 1252 (10 Deaths)
  • Thuringia: 864 (8 Deaths)

Total: As Of 01.04., 21.05 PM: 72.893 (859 Deaths)

Stand from the day before: 31.03., 20.25 PM: 67.021 (701 Deaths)

Source to be Infected – and death-figures: country health and social ministries.


Reported corona virus cases in Germany (click on your state)


  • Posted on April 2, 2020