In the US, more than 54 thousand new cases of COVID-19 were identified

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus infection in the United States over the past day has increased by more than 54.4 thousand, according to Johns Hopkins University, which summarizes data from Federal and local authorities, as well as the media and other open sources.

According to available data, the number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 54,441 in the last 24 hours, and another 906 patients have died.

A day earlier, these figures were 43,752 and 857, respectively.

According to the latest data from the University, since the beginning of the epidemic, doctors have identified more than 7.3 million cases of coronavirus infection and more than 208.7 thousand deaths in the United States. More than 2.8 million people were cured.

Worldwide, according to the University, more than 34.6 million cases of infection and more than a million deaths due to COVID-19 have been registered, and about 24 million people have recovered.