Spain has become the first European Union nation to surpass a million coronavirus infections, official data showed on Wednesday, as the government mulls fresh restrictions on public life to curb the spread of the disease.The country recorded 16,973 confirmed cases of Covid-19 over the past 24 hours, the health ministry announced on Wednesday, taking the total to 1,005,295 since its first case was diagnosed on January 31 on the remote island of La Gomera in the Canary Islands.Of this number, 34…