According to the agency, over 243,000 cases of infection are regsitered across the U.S. The disease already took lives of 6,000 patients.
The previous daily record of casuaties belonged to Italy; 969 people died there on March 27.
The U.S., Spain and the UK make the top three in terms of the number of fatalities from Covid-19.
Meanwhil, Ukraine reported 942 officially confirmed cases of infection with coronavirus. 138 new cases were observed over the past 24 hours. 23 people deceased, another 19 recovered.
“The number of Kyiv citizens who infected with Covid-19, during the last 24 hours, increased by 28 people! Two of them did not survive. Totally, 189 confirmed cases of coronavirus disease spotted in the capital. Three of them are lethal,” the mayor reported.
Besides, he stated that 17 men at the age from 16 up to 70 and 11 women at the age of 17 up to 69 are infected. Two women at the age of 56 and 69 died. 13 people hospitalized.