Healthcare Spain's coronavirus toll overtake that of China with 3,434 deaths Updated : March 26, 2020 06:10 AM IST Across the world, only Italy now has a higher death toll than that of Spain. In China, where the virus emerged late last year, 3,281 people have died. Despite the national lockdown imposed on March 14, which is to be extended until April 11, both deaths and infections have continued to mount. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.