WASHINGTON: The United States recorded 52,810 new Covid-19 cases and 1,388 virus-related fatalities on Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
That brings the total number of confirmed infections across the country to at least 4,823,890, including at least 158,250 deaths.
Dr Anthony Fauci said the US has suffered “as much or worse than anyone” from the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 Confirmed Cases
South Africa 529,877
On Wednesday, the global death toll from coronavirus crossed the 7 lakh-mark while the total number of cases rose to over 1.85 crore, according to Johns Hopkins University tracker.
Reuters claimed, on the basis of data from the past two weeks, that one person is dying every 15 seconds due to coronavirus.