Leading infectious disease specialist predicts up to 200 thousand deaths from coronavirus in the USA
As of today, the United States tops the ranking with the highest number of infected COVID-19. Amid this information, The U.S. government’s foremost infection disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci, made a forecast according to which the number of deaths will reach from 100 to 200 thousand people at the peak of the pandemic.
At the moment, more than 120 thousand people are already infected and more than 2 thousand people have died, and statistics are constantly updated with new cases.
Fauci also mentioned a new policy of canceling social distancing in regions that were minimally affected by the virus.
During the discussion on CNN’s “State of the Union,” the expert said that these measures are acceptable only if the tests and monitoring continue.