Mexico sees cases numbers swell, reports 596 new deaths

Melvin Sanaurio, front, digs a grave at the San Lorenzo Tezonco Iztapalapa cemetery in Mexico City, Tuesday, June 2, 2020, amid the new coronavirus pandemic. “It takes me more than an hour to dig one grave,” Sanaurio said. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

MEXICO CITY — Mexico accumulated 4,199 more confirmed coronavirus cases Tuesday and 596 new deaths, suggesting the planned reopening of broader economic activities may still be far away.