In the American state of New York, 134 people died within 24 hours of the coronavirus. This was announced on Friday, March 27, by State Governor Andrew Cuomo.
“The death toll increased from 385 to 519. That’s the worst news, but it wasn’t unexpected.”
At the same time, Cuomo noted that this indicator will continue to grow.
Currently, according to Worldometer, 93,151 cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded, with 1,382 deceased and 2,417 others recovering. Thus, the United States has outpaced China in terms of the rate of spread of the disease.
The epicenter occurred in the state of New York, registered 44 635 cases of COVID-19.
According to the President of the United States Donald Trump, such indicators of the state are associated with mass testing in the country. On March 27, in a telephone conversation Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to cooperate in the fight against coronavirus, and the Chinese leader promised to “provide all possible assistance and support” to the American side.