e York state has the lowest one day positive infection rate for coronavirus since the start of the pandemic, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday during the state’s Covid-19 call.
New York has an infection rate of 0.78% which is normally around 1% or a little under, the governor said.
“Congratulations New Yorkers,” Cuomo said. “It’s really an incredible achievement."
At least 548 people are hospitalized with Covid-19 and seven New Yorkers died from the virus yesterday, the governor said.
The intensive care unit number is the “lowest number of people we had in ICU units since the start,” Cuomo said.