In the United States, for the first time, more than 90 thousand new cases of coronavirus infection were detected per day. It is reported by NBC News.
Over the past day, 90,456 new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in the United States, 982 people have died from it. The previous record was set the day before, then almost 10 thousand fewer were detected per day – 80 622 infected.
On October 28, the US authorities said they had identified a record half a million cases of COVID-19 infection in a week. This comes against the backdrop of how the US states are introducing new restrictive measures. We are talking about the introduction of a curfew in some cities and a ban on eating in the premises of cafes, restaurants and bars.
In total, almost 9 million cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in the United States. 229 thousand cases died, another 3.6 million were cured. The country ranks first in the world in the total number of infected and the number of deaths.