This Article is From Apr 11, 2020

US First Country To Record Over 2,000 Coronavirus Deaths In A Day: Report

US Coronavirus Deaths: The US has now recorded 18,586 deaths and is closing in on the toll of 18,849 dead in Italy, which has seen the most fatalities so far in the global pandemic.

US First Country To Record Over 2,000 Coronavirus Deaths In A Day: Report

Coronavirus Deaths: US is also approaching the half a million confirmed cases of COVID-19 mark

Washington:

The United States on Friday become the first country to record more than 2,000 coronavirus deaths in one day, with 2,108 fatalities in the past 24 hours, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally.

The US has now recorded 18,586 deaths and is closing in on the toll of 18,849 dead in Italy, which has seen the most fatalities so far in the global pandemic.

America is also approaching half a million confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 496,535 as of 8:30 pm (0030 GMT Saturday), an increase of 35,098 in the past 24 hours.

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