New York City now has over 100,000 coronavirus cases, more than the confirmed cases in China and the UK, according to the official data.
According to New York City government, more than 189,000 cases have been reported in New York state. The city’s death toll is 6,898.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters on Sunday that the past week was a “very, very tough” one in the city’s hospitals. “And we have never, ever underestimated this enemy we’re fighting.
According to estimates by Johns Hopkins University, there are 85,208 coronavirus cases in the UK, 83,135 in China.
The US has 557,300 cases and over 22,000 people have died.