In Bavaria, the number of coronavirus cases has increased by 1,999 in the last 24 hours, the Robert Koch Institute announced on Wednesday.
According to the Institute, the number of infected in Bavaria is 18,496 and Bavaria is now in first place by the number of officially confirmed cases of infected with the coronavirus in Germany. In the region of Tirschenreuth, which is the northeast of Bavaria, the largest number of cases has been registered. In this region, which is situated on the border with the Czech Republic with a population of 72,504, there were recorded 577 cases of infection.
In Germany itself, the number of coronavirus infections has increased by 6,156 in the last 24 hours to 73,522 cases.