Donald Trump Against Medical Advisors Shutdown of The US Because Of Coronavirus, Says It Will Affect The Economy

“Our country was not built to be shut down,” Says US President Donald Trump “This is not a country that was built for this.” One wonders is the president justified in such a statement even as countries like India, the UK and others worldwide are going on strict lockdowns to contain the coronavirus pandemic threatening to spiral out of control? WHO spokeswoman Margaret Harris said that the US could become the centre of the pandemic “We are now seeing a very large acceleration in cases in the US. So, it does have that potential [to become the centre of the pandemic].”

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1Obama’s Ebola point man warns that there could be a number of spikes in the ongoing coronavirus epidemic in coming months

As President Donald Trump spoke about reopening the country for business citing reasons of huge repercussions on the economy, experts like Obama’s Ebola czar Ron Klain who served as point man in the Ebola outbreak has warned that the country should prepare for a number of spikes in the virus crisis and that includes more deaths as well.

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2The number of confirmed cases of COVID 19 in the US crosses the 50,000 mark

As per world o meter dashboard, there are now more than 50,000 confirmed cases and counting with 9000 plus new cases recorded and 129 new fatalities. The US is effectively the third most infected country in the world and with the current attitude of the government, it may overtake China as the world’s most infected country with coronavirus as suggested by WHO.

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3New York is the NO. 1 hotspot

The NO1 hot spot is New York with more than 21, 000 cases and more than 157 deaths and New York City seeing more than 12,000 cases of COVID-19. China has suddenly seen a jump in 78 new cases today saying most were imported cases of COVID19 infected people returning to the mainland.

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