The number of people infected with coronavirus in the United States increased to 533.1 thousand people. 20.6 thousand infected patients have died since the start of the pandemic. This is reported by US health services.
It is known that in the state of New York, which was most affected by the virus, more than 181 thousand cases of infection were recorded. 8.6 thousand people died.
In the neighboring state of New Jersey, 58.1 thousand cases were recorded. There, 2.1 thousand people died of coronavirus.
In the state of California recorded more than 22.4 thousand cases of the disease. During the day, another 236 people with COVID-19 were identified in the state.
In total, to date, April 12, 30.5 thousand people have been cured.
Recall that it was reported that US President Donald Trump for the first time in US history announced a massive disaster regime in all 50 states of the country because of the coronavirus epidemic.
In addition, US President Donald Trump allowed the State Department to impose visa sanctions on those countries that prevent or do not want to remove their citizens from the United States due to the coronavirus pandemic.