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Czech Republic Records Biggest Single-Day Jump

PRAGUE — The Czech Republic has recorded its biggest single-day jump in coronavirus cases.

The Health Ministry said Saturday that there were 506 new cases in the latest 24-hour period. The previous high was 377 cases registered on March 27.

Saturday’s announcement comes a day after neighboring Slovakia also reported a record daily increase of infected people.

The Czech Republic has had 21,551 cases overall, including 411 deaths.

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