Starting from Wuhan, China, the new epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic, which showed its effect all over the world and caused hundreds of thousands of cases and tens of thousands of deaths, became the USA. According to the latest data, the USA left China behind in terms of the number of people who lost their lives.
According to the latest data shared by Johns Hopkins University, the number of people who lost their lives in the U.S. has reached 3,416. The number of people who died due to the virus in China was reported as 3.309 at the same minutes. According to these data, the United States surpassed China, the starting point of the coronavirus outbreak, in terms of the number of people killed.
In the news in the US media, it was pointed out that the number of those who died in China is ‘official figures’. While the number of people who died in the coronavirus epidemic exceeded 40 thousand worldwide, the number of cases approached 850 thousand. The coronavirus, which emerged in Wuhan, China in December last year, has spread to 200 countries and regions so far. The highest number of deaths due to the epidemic was recorded in Italy with 12,428, followed by Spain with 8,269, the USA with 3,416 and China with 3,309, respectively.
New measures can be taken:
While the Washington administration is taking action against developments, President Donald Trump said that they could tighten the social distance measures taken as part of the fight against the virus and add a few new measures to them. Andrew Cuomo, the governor of New York, which has become the epicenter of the epidemic in the USA, asked for help from healthcare workers in the country. Governor Cuomo said, “Come to New York. We need help. We need more healthcare professionals. ”
Sharing the latest information about the state, Governor Cuomo explained that the number of tests they have done so far has increased to 205,186, the number of coronavirus cases detected throughout the state has increased to 75,795 and the number of people who have lost their lives due to the epidemic has increased to 1,550.