The number of people who died in New York from the coronavirus has reached 131, mayor bill de Blasio said at a press conference.
“The number of coronavirus- related deaths in New York is 131. So much we have lost,” de Blasio said.
According to him, 14,776 cases of coronavirus infection were detected in the city.
On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. According to the latest who data, more than 330 thousand people have been infected in the world, and more than 14.5 thousand have died. In the United States, according to Johns Hopkins University, the number of cases exceeded 46 thousand people, more than 600 people died.