There have been 8.38 million known cases of Covid-19 in the U.S., and the pandemic has claimed 222,447 lives across the country.
Punjab reported 214 new Covid infections, up from 146 a day earlier. Table 12 is a summary of confirmed and probable cases and deaths over the past ten weeks in Dallas County. The active cases in the county Saturday included 34 confirmed cases and 22 probable cases.
According to the government's Covid-19 portal, 586 virus patients are in critical condition. "It's up to all of us to flatten the curve now before this spike gets any worse." said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins. The figure of 56,108 confirmed cases reflects this.
There are no new community cases of Covid-19 to report today and just one in managed isolation. Sheridan County has experienced 4 deaths related to the virus.
The median age of patients is 41 with the age range for infected patients from younger than 1 year old to 109 years old.
Sheridan County has a total of 478 lab confirmed positive cases, an increase of 37 in the past 24 hours. This has taken the total cases in the province to 143,526 and deaths to 2,598. A total of 133 faculty, staff and students were quarantined and isolated as of Saturday, with 14 of those in campus facilities.
Johns Hopkins reported 42,457,887 COVID-19 cases worldwide Saturday afternoon.
Since then, the country has reported a staggering 8,491,459 cases, and 223,975 deaths.
The spike in cases comes less than two weeks before the presidential election on November 3 and is hitting battleground states such as Ohio, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.