July 8, 2020: We could see a drastic increase in the number of cases in the last few weeks with an average of 50,000 new cases registered every day. The expert and the health officials have announced increased cases in more than 24 states across the United States.
The number has hit the milestone, the total infected patients count increase to 3.05million. In which 918K were recovered with total death of 133K as of today morning. Florida state had hit a record high cases and was short of ICU in the hospitals late Tuesday.
The two largest states of the United States, Texas, and California, recorded all-time high numbers with 10,000+ news cases registered yesterday. The officials also have seen a drastic increase in the number of cases in many other states like Idaho, Oklahoma, Hawaii, etc.
This has forced the US citizen to get COVID-19 screening and, the government has decided to build smaller test unites in Florida, Texas, and Louisiana. In Huston, there was more than 200 car lined outside the United Memorial Hospital to get COVID-19 tested. People were arriving at the previous night to secure the place in the line to get tested.
In Florida, more than 48 hospitals in the 25counties out of 67 have announced their intensive care unit is full. It is impossible to accept any more patients in their hospital. Only 6,000 more ICU beds are available in Florida as of today morning.
As the outbreak and the virus are getting new momentum in the fall, it is predicted the death counts will touch 200K by the 1st of November. Trump addressed in the White House on Tuesday and said some are trying to keep the school shut for political reasons and, we will put pressure on the Governors to open the school in the fall.
The United States is yet to get hit by the second wave of Coronavirus that will increase the number of cases in the high alert states.