A person walks subsequent to a makeshift morgue set outdoors Lenox Well being Medical Pavilion because the coronavirus illness (COVID-19) outbreak continues in New York, U.S., March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
(Reuters) – The variety of deaths from the coronavirus in New York state elevated by 237 prior to now day, reaching a complete of 965 for the reason that outbreak started, Governor Andrew Cuomo mentioned on Sunday.
The state additionally reported 7,195 new confirmed coronavirus circumstances prior to now day for a complete of 59,513, Cuomo informed a information convention. One other 1,175 folks have been hospitalized prior to now day, rising the entire to greater than eight,500 hospitalizations within the state, together with greater than 2,000 in intensive care, Cuomo mentioned. New York has been probably the most affected U.S. state.
Reporting by Daniel Trotta; Enhancing by Will Dunham