US crosses grim milestone of 12 million cases

US crosses grim milestone of 12 million cases
United States of America crossed the grim milestone of reaching 12 million cases on Saturday, as Center for Disease Control (CDC) urged citizens not to travel on Thanksgiving.

More than 200,000 cases were recorded on Saturday bringing the total to 12,002,863 infections. The total number of deaths caused by COVID-19 stands at 255,567.

Less than a week ago USA had reached 11 million total cases.

State governments and governors across the country are renewed mandatory masks and restrictions on social gatherings. Governors and CDC have also urged people to not travel on Thanksgiving.