The US has recorded over 42,000 new virus cases in the last 24 hours


In the last 24 hours, the United States has reported over 42,000 new Covid-19 cases.

The statistics were shown by the the John Hopkins University tally.

The University has also reported that the total number of Covid-19 infections in the US now stands at 2.6 million.

However, the number of daily deaths is declining with 355 deaths reported in the last 24 hours.

Certain state governors have been forced to reimpose lockdowns as a result.