New York, USA.- The state of New York has registered less than 100 daily deaths from Covid-19 since it reached its peak in the crisis, with a figure of 84 deaths that “continues to be a tragedy” but represents “progress real, “said Governor Andrew Cuomo this Saturday.
In his update, Cuomo said that today “in general everything is good news” because the indicators of new cases, hospitalizations and intubations due to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus continue to drop throughout the state, epicenter of the pandemic in the US, which has already It has reopened its less affected northern regions, and sees progress in the southern ones.
The governor said two of the three regions that have not yet begun the first phase of the reopening, Long Island and Mid-Hudson, are in a position to meet the requirements next week, but did not comment on the Greater area. Apple, the most impacted, in which the City Council estimates to do so in the first half of June.
The state of New York has concentrated almost 29 thousand of the 96 thousand deaths from coronavirus in the United States, according to data as of today from Johns Hopkins University, but it has been several weeks of decline in its indicators, more slowly in the Big Apple. .
State authorities are already working to set standards for sectors that can operate in phase two – professional services and retail, especially – for those regions that “don’t have spikes in their metrics” from Covid-19 two weeks after enter the first phase.
Above all, the Governor called for caution during this long weekend marked by the Memorial Day holiday, which takes place on Monday, and which usually represents the unofficial start of the summer season, with more people traveling and gathering in beaches and parks due to good weather.
He recalled that practically a third of those who get the virus never show symptoms and may be spreading it, so he urged the population to get tested, to cover their faces in situations of contact with other people and not to make “parties of ten people” just because they are allowed, after authorizing it this Friday.