Peru: Coronavirus cases total 883,116; 800,480 have been discharged

The number of citizens infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) rose to 883,116 and the death toll reached 34,033 in Peru as of Thursday at 10:00 p.m., the Ministry of Health (Minsa) has confirmed.

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Peru: Police seizes 850 kg of cocaine input

The Peruvian National Police (PNP) on Friday reported that agents from the Huancayo-based Anti-Drug Department seized around 850 kilograms of calcium chloride —a controlled chemical input that had been destined for the production of cocaine.