New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo holds a press briefing on the coronavirus outbreak
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Andrew Cuomo is holding a press briefing Monday on the Covid-19 outbreak because the state continues reopening in phases.
The governor is predicted to make an announcement on the present reopening tips in New York Metropolis and the state’s response to the continuing pandemic.
“In New York Metropolis we’ve plenty of issues occurring, we’ve the massive social gatherings on road corners, et cetera, we’ve the demonstrations — that isn’t useful. We now have a scarcity of compliance and a scarcity of enforcement which isn’t useful. So we’re watching these issues,” Cuomo stated earlier Monday, throughout an interview with NY1’s Pat Kiernan.
“I might not wish to roll again something we have executed. I wish to proceed to maneuver ahead, however we could transfer ahead with warning,” Cuomo informed NY1.
The governor stated he’s talking with elected officers and enterprise homeowners in New York Metropolis earlier than it enters Part three of reopening, which is at present set for July 6. Cuomo additionally added that he’s involved about reopening malls and indoor eating and “could take into account slowing them down for subsequent week.”
On Sunday, the governor introduced 5 coronavirus deaths, the state’s lowest single-day demise quantity since March 15. New York reported 616 further confirmed circumstances and fewer than 900 hospitalizations.
“As states throughout the nation wrestle with new outbreaks associated to reopening, New York’s numbers proceed to go all the way down to file lows,” he stated Sunday.
Cuomo’s tackle comes after the governors of a number of states the place circumstances are surging introduced they might stroll again or delay reopening plans.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered bars to close in Los Angeles and a number of other different counties on Sunday to curb the unfold of the virus. Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee additionally delayed reopening in eight of the state’s 39 counties.
The U.S. reported more than 45,000 new cases of the coronavirus on Friday, a record-breaking improve, in response to Johns Hopkins College information.
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