The range of confirmed situations of the new coronavirus in the U.S. surpassed 60,000, led by a continued surge of bacterial infections in New York, as lawmakers worked to soften the economic consequences of the pandemic that has shut down extensive swaths of the nation.
Earth-extensive there had been far more than 458,000 situations Wednesday, according to knowledge from Johns Hopkins University. Additional than 20,800 persons have died, and in a grim milestone, Spain on Wednesday surpassed China’s dying toll from the virus. Bacterial infections in Italy rose to seventy four,386, closing in on China’s 81,661.
India, in the meantime, carried out the world’s most considerable keep-at-residence get, and Prince Charles, the 71-12 months-aged heir to the British throne, examined positive for the virus.
The U.S. now trails only China and Italy in the range of confirmed coronavirus situations, with sixty two,086 bacterial infections, according to Johns Hopkins knowledge. Additional