Aug 1 (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention (CDC) on Saturday reported 4,542,579 cases of the
novel coronavirus, an increase of 68,605 cases from its previous
count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 1,371 to
The CDC reported its tally of cases of COVID-19, an illness
caused by the new coronavirus, as of 4 p.m. ET on July 31,
versus its previous report a day earlier.
The CDC figures do not necessarily reflect cases reported by
(Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by
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