The Madrid ice rink has now become the largest morgue from Spain, hosting the last victims of the coronavirus. 738 perished on Wednesday March 25. The balance sheet continues to increase despite strict confinement. With 3,281 dead, Spain has overtaken China, the cradle of the epidemic. The authorities are increasing disinfection operations. In hospitals, retirement homes or in establishments that welcome disabled people.
In a Madrid hospital, patients lie in a corridor on the floor while waiting for treatment. On social media, doctors and nurses are upset because they lack everything. To help them, the government will buy sanitary equipment from China: 432 million euros to acquire masks, gloves, respirators and tests.