Spain’s coronavirus death toll climbs by 48

Protest against the government's handling of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Barcelona

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's overnight death toll from the new coronavirus rose by 48 on Saturday to a total of 28,678, the health ministry said.

The number of diagnosed cases rose to 235,290 from 234,824 cases the previous day, the ministry added.

(Reporting by Jessica Jones; Editing by Peter Graff)