California health officials said the US West Coast state recorded 1,544 cases of corona virus on April 14, the highest level since the outbreak.
With 1,544 new infections recorded, the total number of Covid-19 patients in California has reached 23,338, according to CNN.
About 11% of corona virus infections in this state are health care workers. At least 758 deaths from corona virus have been confirmed in California.
Sonia Angell, director of the state health agency, said local authorities were still not quite ready to reopen the economy. However, she agrees it is time for the state government to regulate social restraint orders, with the priority still being on ensuring the safety of Californians.
“We are still not out of the woods and still cautiously optimistic. It’s time we tell Californians how things will turn out once we start to relax restrictions,” she said. to speak.
Governor Gavin Newsom on April 14 emphasized measures to restrict people from going out to help prevent the disease from rising too much shock in the most populous state in the United States.
He affirmed that he would not restore economic activity so hastily and that the decision must be based on specific scientific evidence, according to AFP.
He said the blockade removal was only conducted after the number of Covid-19 cases of hospitalization decreased for several weeks in a row, the state’s testing capacity improved, and the school and workplace had to plan. Modified to prevent Covid-19. California has asked residents not to leave home since March 19.
According to statistics from Johns Hopkins University, as of April 14, the US recorded at least 594,207 corona virus infections, with more than 25,000 deaths. The number of newly discovered cases is about 11,600 cases, with 1,535 deaths per day nationwide.