The three firefighters who were rescued from the blaze are now being treated in a hospital. The fire now directly threatens major facilities in downtown Xichang, including a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage station, two gasoline stations, four schools and the city's largest department store, Xichang's city government said on its social media account.
The province says 23 people have died of the disease, while another 431 have made full recoveries. "I've seen some people with masks who tend to be able to think that they can ignore that", Williams said, adding that the face coverings don't offer the benefit of social distancing.
Hubei saw four new deaths, all of which were in Wuhan. "Nearly 7,000 medical workers in the assistance team supporting Central China's Hubei province set out from the capital, Wuhan, and went back to their hometowns, marking the largest scale departure of medics since the first group left on March 17", the newspaper reported .
It now has secured 4,252, but approximately a thousand of those are not in working condition. The state set a goal of adding an additional 10,000 ventilators. And retail market 7-Eleven found 1 million masks at a facility in Stockton, which it gave to the state. Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday called for an steep increase in the number of care workers to treat the surge of coronavirus patients in the state.
Janice Fitzgerald says a patient admitted to a hospital in St. Anthony, N.L., was among the 18 new cases announced on Saturday. It is one of 12 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 announced Sunday by the province, bringing the total to 122.
Governor Pritzker announced the biggest jump in coronavirus cases in a day - 1,105 new cases bringing the state's total to 4,596 and 65 deaths. "No, we have not hit the peak here in Chicago or in the state of IL", the governor said at his daily news conference on efforts to combat the coronavirus' spread.