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US sets record with highest number of corona virus tests in a day

Tuba AtharWeb Editor

21st Sep, 2020. 12:52 am
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The United States set a one-day record with over 1 million coronavirus diagnostic tests being performed, sources in the US media reported.

The country further needs 6 million to 10 million a day to bring outbreaks under control, according to various experts.

The country performed 1,061,411 tests on Saturday, according to data from The COVID Tracking Project, a volunteer-run effort to track the outbreak.

The record comes after testing has fallen for several weeks. The United States tested on average 650,000 people a day in the week ended Sept. 13, down from a peak in late July of over 800,000 people a day.


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