The number of coronavirus victims in New York State increased from 728 to 965 in one day, state 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 has increased from 728 to 965,” Cuomo said.
According to him, 59,513 cases were detected in the state. The Governor noted that the number of victims would continue to grow.
As Cuomo pointed out, 8,503 people are currently hospitalized, 2,037 patients are in intensive care, and 3,572 patients have been discharged (846 of them over the past day).