The US reported more than 200,000 new COVID-19 cases in just 24 hours

More people in the US are still facing their worst kind for about six months. On Tuesday, the cases crossed the previous daily records of people acquiring the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Currently, the cases in the US rise to 10,238,243, with 239,588 deaths.

According to the data by Johns Hopkins University, the cases were approaching 200 thousand in a day. Notably, 201,961 cases were reported within 24 hours, and nearly 1,545 deaths have been observed.

Even hospitalization statistics has increased now, and almost 60,000 people are in hospitals. President-elect Joe Biden has asked everyone to wear a mask to control the spread. Also recently, the Pfizer vaccine was claimed to be 90% effective in preventing the infection, one good news to come out of this increasing third wave.

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Source: ScienceAlert

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