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US Covid case exceeds 100K mark for 2 consecutive days

For the second consecutive day, the daily cases of US Covid exceeded the horrifying 100,000. This is the fifth time this month alone that the infection rate has skyrocketed above that level.

According to the latest data from Johns Hopkins University, 102,513 new cases were reported on Thursday, increasing the total number of people infected with killer bugs in the country to 82,325,714.

With 363 Covid casualties, the total number of Covid casualties in the United States reached 999,128.

Ohio reported the most cases (15,970) and casualties (55). All other Covid indicators in the United States are also on the rise.

Hospitalization for viral illness has increased by 20% in the last two weeks, while ICU admission during the same period recorded an increase of 13%.

20,070 patients remain in national hospitals for the treatment of viral illnesses. Of these, 2,215 patients are admitted to the intensive care unit.

To date, 81,163,689 people have recovered from the disease, according to Worldometer statistics.

To date, 220,461,007 Americans, or 66.4% of the eligible population, have been given both doses of the Covid vaccine, according to the latest data released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This includes 90.6 percent of people over the age of 65.

46.3 percent of the eligible population, or 102,011,446, receive boosted immunization recommended to provide additional protection from the killer virus.

An additional 2,178 deaths were reported worldwide on Thursday, bringing the total number of people killed by pandemics to date to 6,260,868.

North Korea confirmed the first death from Covid-19, and state media reported that 187,000 people were “quarantined and treated” after experiencing fever symptoms.

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US Covid case exceeds 100K mark for 2 consecutive days

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