In New York, for the first time in recent months, no one died from COVID-19

In New York, which was the center of the coronavirus epidemic in the United States, for the first time in recent months, no one died from the disease in a day, Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a press conference.

On the worst days in New York State, more than 700 people died from the coronavirus per day, and more than 3,000 were admitted to hospitals. In total, 18,708 people have died from the coronavirus in New York City, according to data to date. Another 4,615 people probably died from the disease.