US coronavirus deaths USA Increase by 2,333 in 24 hours

WASHINGTON: The death toll in the United States rose by 2,333 in the past 24 hours, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University on Tuesday, more than double the previous day.

The Baltimore-based university said at 8:30 pm (0030 GMT Wednesday) that the country had suffered a total of 71,022 deaths.

On Monday, the United States recorded its lowest daily balance in a month, with 1,015 deaths.