According to CNN estimates, over the past day, the number of victims of the disease has increased in the US by 1,423
More than 1.4 thousand people died in the United States on the last day from COVID-19 disease caused by the new coronavirus. The relevant data was published on Friday, April 3, on the website of Johns Hopkins University, which makes calculations based on information from federal and local authorities.
So, according to his information, by the evening of Friday in the United States, there were 7,406 deaths due to COVID-19. According to CNN, over the past day, the number of victims of the disease has increased in the US by 1,423. This is the highest mortality rate due to coronavirus per day worldwide.
The previous record was also recorded in the United States, when by the evening of April 1, 243 people became victims of the disease in 24 hours.
According to Johns Hopkins University, 276,995 people were infected. Daily growth in this indicator amounted to 31,782 cases of infection.
An outbreak of coronavirus was recorded at the end of 2019 in China, later coronavirus entered most countries and on March 11, the World Health Organization announced the COVID-19 pandemic.
Late in the evening of April 2, the number of people infected with the new coronavirus reached one million, the number of fatal cases exceeded 51 thousand.