At least 313 more deaths from the coronavirus were seen in Belgium over the past 24 hours, health officials announced on Friday, bringing the tally to date to 5,163.

According to the latest data from the Federal Public Service of Health, as many as 1,329 new cases were reported.

Both the Flanders and Wallonia regions saw 44-44% of the new patients, while 11% of recent cases are from the capital, Brussels.

So far, six out of 10 patients have been from Flanders.

In total, 36,138 people have been infected in the country since the outbreak.

A total of 320

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