Dutch coronavirus cases up 16 pct, with 43 new deaths

People leave the Elisabeth-TweeSteden Hospital in Tilburg following a case of coronavirus confirmed in the Netherlands. (Reuters)

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the Netherlands rose by 573, or nearly 16 percent, to 4,204, Dutch health authorities said in a daily update on Sunday.

The death toll in the Netherlands rose by 43 to 179, with victims aged between 57 and 97.

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