US becomes country with most COVID-19 cases

Added On March 28, 2020


The U.S. reported 82,404 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of Thursday, surpassing China to become the country with most COVID-19 cases in the world.


Data provided by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University showed that the nationwide tally grew over 10,000 cases in less than five hours.

The state of New York has become the epicenter of the country's outbreak with 37,802 cases reported.
Total COVID-19-linked deaths in the United States reached 1,178.

The CSSE said the number of COVID-19