Number of deaths due coronavirus in the USA exceeded 12,000

In the USA more than 12 thousand people died from this infection during the whole period of coronavirus spreading in the country.

It is specified that 12 021 people died from coronavirus in the country, with a total of 383 256 people fell ill and 20 191 patients recovered. This is evidenced by the data on the incidence of COVID-19 for April 7, Johns Hopkins University.

At the same time, according to the latest data from the portal Worldometer, 388 757 cases of infection with coronavirus were recorded in the United States. Of these, 12,400 died and another 21,431 recovered.

Earlier this day, the governor of the American state of New York Andrew Cuomo said that 731 patients with confirmed coronavirus died in the region in a day, which became a new anti-record since the spread of infection in the state.

He noted that the number of lethal cases is increasing despite the reduction in the number of visits to physicians. Cuomo stressed that the disease “kills vulnerable people”. It is known that the risk group includes the elderly and those suffering from chronic diseases.