The number of coronavirus victims in New York State increased from 1941 to 2373 in a day, Governor Andrew Cuomo said at a press conference.
New York State is currently at the epicenter of the epidemic in the United States.
“The number of victims rose from 1941 to 2,373,” Cuomo said.
According to him, a total of 92,381 cases were detected in the state. The number of detected cases in New York City is 51,809, of which 4,370 were detected over the past day.
The Governor indicated that 13383 people were hospitalized (1157 of them over the past day). According to Cuomo, only 3396 patients are in intensive care, 7434 are discharged from hospitals.