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The Corona Virus figures of US on Friday surpassed that of China. With this, US happens to be the new epicentre of COVID-19.
The global infections have crossed the mark of 550,000. As many as 25,042 people have died so far due to the virus.
After Prince Charles, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson too tested positive for the virus on Friday.
Britain’s Health Secretary Matt Hancock on Friday said he too had tested positive for Covid-19. After Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he was self-isolating with “mild symptoms” of the virus.
“Following medical advice, I was advised to test for Coronavirus. I’ve tested positive. Thankfully my symptoms are mild and I’m working from home & self-isolating,” Hancock announced on Twitter.
With almost no bipartisanship and speed, Washington is about to deliver massive, unprecedented legislation to help individuals and businesses as the coronavirus pandemic takes a devastating toll on the US economy and health care system.
The House is set to pass the sprawling, $2.2 trillion measure Friday morning after an extraordinary 96-0 Senate vote late Wednesday. President Donald Trump marveled at the unanimity Thursday and is eager to sign the package into law.