24 hours in the United States of America from COVID-19 died 2108 people, a world record daily mortality.
According to the estimates of the Johns Hopkins University, from the beginning of the outbreak in the United States died 18 777 people; this country is almost on par with Italy (18 849 dead), where, according to the world health organization, the epidemic is on the decline.
Most deaths in the USA recorded in new York – 5820.
The number of confirmed infections in the United States exceeded 500 thousand – the first in the world.
Quarantine in America will be in effect at least until may 1, said chief sanitary doctor of the country Jeremy Adams.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to the Johns Hopkins University on April 11, the number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.7 million, of which 379 thousand nearly cured, and 103.5 thousand died.