[The stream is slated to start at 11:00 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.]
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is holding a press convention to update the community on the coronavirus outbreak, which has now contaminated more than 5,000 people in the point out.
On Thursday, Cuomo purchased 75% of the workforce in nonessential products and services to keep at household, permitted house loan reduction for buyers, and waived wellbeing principles to enhance healthcare facility capacity after more than 1,700 new bacterial infections ended up documented in the state right away.
Cuomo also declared on Wednesday that President Donald Trump is sending a floating hospital to enable the point out handle an onslaught of coronavirus circumstances expected in the next 45 times. The point out has approximately half of the 110,000 clinic beds they forecast will be needed to battle the virus at its peak.
In the U.S., the coronavirus has contaminated far more than 14,000 individuals and has killed at least 200, according to Johns Hopkins University knowledge.