BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s confirmed coronavirus cases increased by 2,237 to 145,694, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Wednesday, marking a second consecutive day of new infections accelerating.

The reported death toll rose by 281 to 4,879, the tally showed.

(Reporting by Michelle Martin; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)

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