U.S. CDC reports 2,132,321 coronavirus cases and 116,862 deaths

US News


FILE PHOTO: New York City Fire Department (FDNY) Ambulances are parked at the emergency entrance of St. John’s Episcopal Hospital, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in the Far Rockaway section of Queens in New York City, U.S., May 20, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

(Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Wednesday reported 2,132,321 cases of the new coronavirus, an increase of 27,975 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 722 to 116,862.

The CDC reported its tally of cases of the respiratory illness known as COVID-19, caused by a new coronavirus, as of 4 pm ET on June 16 versus its previous report on Tuesday. (bit.ly/2CkKRX7)

You Might Like

The CDC figures do not necessarily reflect cases reported by individual states.

Reporting by Saumya Sibi Joseph in Bengaluru; Editing by Devika Syamnath


Read the Original Article Here

Articles You May Like

‘It’s one and done’: Single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine cleared in the US
This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—February 21
Mitch McConnell rejects Capitol riot commission: Any major review should include Black Lives Matter violence, too
Biden Admin Wants to Charge Reporters $170 Every Time They Go to a Briefing
Viral Video Shows Little Girl Bursting Into Tears of Joy When Her Mom Reveals School Is Open

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *