Gov. Andrew Cuomo says second case of coronavirus confirmed in New York
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks throughout a push convention to explore the to start with beneficial circumstance of novel coronavirus or COVID-19 in New York Point out on March 2, 2020 in New York City.
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A 50-calendar year old gentleman who labored in New York City is hospitalized with the COVID-19 virus, the next confirmed situation in the condition, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.
The gentleman lived in Westchester County with a few little ones that attended the SAR Academy, which said it closed Tuesday as a precautionary evaluate.
Cuomo explained the gentleman was hospitalized simply because he has an fundamental respiratory ailment and no regarded travel background to China or other international locations on the virus observe listing.
Cuomo claimed the legislature handed “crucial” emergency funding $40 million to enable combat the speedy-spreading virus.
The governor reported extra situations are anticipated as the outbreak spreads and tests ramps up.
“You are going to see an rising distribute,” Cuomo said.
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