On the night of March 15, the alleged first death from coronavirus in Mexico was announced. It was José Kuri Harfush, the director of the Inbursa Financial Group . The news was confirmed by several Mexican media who announced that the businessman had died from a complication of pneumonia caused by the coronavirus.
This confirmation would have been granted to the media by the businessman’s relatives around 21:40.
Moments later, the Ministry of Health reported that the patient is in critical condition, but has not died. On the other hand, the institution announced that it hopes that the 71-year-old man will overcome this situation and improve his health.