About 800 people died from coronavirus in New York City in 24 hours

In American New York the number of deaths from coronavirus has increased by 779 in the last 24 hours. This number of deaths from infection is New York’s anti-record to date. This data is quoted by ABC News on April 8, referring to the Governor of the State Andrew Cuomo.

The official believes that if hospitalization rates continue to decline, the local hospital system should stabilize within the next few weeks. But so far, he says, the number of victims is increasing.

“The death toll is steadily rising, and on Tuesday the state faced the highest number of deaths in one day – 779 new deaths,” he said.

Earlier Wednesday, it was reported that since the beginning of the epidemic in the U.S., the number of victims of coronavirus in a day has reached the highest rate – 1736 people.

The total number of people infected with coronavirus in the U.S. to date has exceeded 401 thousand people, died, according to Johns Hopkins University, – 13,007 people, recovered – 22,717.