The number of coronavirus deaths in the USA rose by nearly 2,000 from the previous 24 hours to achieve 40,661 on Sunday, a tally in Johns Hopkins University revealed.
The increase in deaths, by 1,997, is slightly above the 1,891 that Johns Hopkins data revealed a day before for the prior 24-hour interval to Saturday.
Sunday’s figure came about precisely the same day that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said the outbreak in his hardest-hit nation is”beyond the high point”
The 24-hour tally from the USA had surpassed 2,500 on Wednesday, Johns Hopkins statistics revealed.
Deaths from COVID-19 in the USA are undoubtedly the greatest of any nation, as is the entire number of instances which on Sunday attained 759,086, according to Johns Hopkins.