FAST FIVE: COVID Lockdowns Ordered For SoCal, San Joaquin Valley As California Sees Record 25K Cases: Live Updates
As the LAT points out, the order will be felt across the region, but much more dramatically in suburban counties like Orange County, Ventura and Riverside, which have much less restrictive rules than Los Angeles County, which imposed its own lockdown a week ago.
pic.twitter.com/yY6bdNEjrm – Andrew Cuomo (@NYGovCuomo) December 5, 2020 The test positivity rate in the focus areas under NY's Micro-Cluster strategy is 6.17%.
Less than a day after San Francisco joined LA in ordering a new lockdown, the state of California has reported more than 25K new cases, notching a new record (that's a +1.9%).
The 7-day average for daily cases is also at record highs.
There were 36,652 new confirmed Covid-19 cases in India, taking the official case tally to 9,608,211, the Press Trust of India reports (Source: Bloomberg).