In the United States, the number of people infected with the new type of coronavirus increased to 156,931, with a total of 2,880 deaths. This is evidenced by data from Johns Hopkins University, published on Monday, March 30.
The USA continues to lead in the number of people infected in the world. Over the years, 5,579 citizens have been cured of the disease.
Earlier, American leader Donald Trump extended measures against the spread of the new coronavirus in the country until April 30.
In his opinion, the reason why the United States came to first place in the world in terms of the number of cases of infection with coronavirus COVID-19 is to conduct mass testing.