New York Increases Mass Burials amid Coronavirus Pandemic
More Than 60,000 Americans Are Expected To Die Due To COVID 19
United States city New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic as the death toll continues to rise above even after the death of 7,067 individuals in the city, which is the highest death count as compared to any city across the world. All across the globe, the rate of spread of infection is rapidly increasing even after the infected COVID 19 cases have reached 1,632,614 out of which only 3666,587 were able to fully recover back to their optimum health level after going through mild symptoms of COVID 19.
Countries around the world are initiating lockdowns and supplying the medical supplies and personal protective measures to the hospital staff to help them treat infectious patients without getting the virus into their own bloodstream. Former medical workers, along with students, are advised to volunteer to help share the overburdened staff working round the clock to treat the critically ill patients of COVID 19.
The city of New York amid COIVD 19 pandemic
United States city that never sleeps, New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic due to the increasing rate of deaths in the five boroughs, which are mostly due to the COVID 19 infection. Certain images have recently surfaced, which shows multiple coffins being buried in a mass grave in New York City. Several workers wearing hazmat suits were seen to be stacking few coffins on top of each other inside the deep trenches on Hart Island.
Hart Island’s burial site is usually used for the burial of those individuals who do not have any next of kin, or they cannot afford a proper funeral. New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic due to the massive load of dead bodies all across the city as 40 dead bodies were seen to be mass buried in a single day at a single site. On normal days, an average number of 25 bodies are buried on the island in a week, which has now increased 5 times due to the COVID 19 pandemic.
New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic, and the burial procedure is now done by professional contractors due to the increase in workload, which was previously done by the prisoners from Riker’s Island. As the city of New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic, temporary burials might be required until the COVID 19 crisis has passed.
As the continuous increase in the number of deaths in New York City over the last month, the city government has decided not to hold bodies in the morgue for a longer duration due to the limited amount of resources and spaces in morgues around the city. On Thursday, 799 individuals were recorded to have died due to the COVID 19 infection even though there has been a slight decrease in the number of newly infected patient count in the city.
New York increases mass burials amid coronavirus pandemic due to hundreds of deaths in a single day, is a sign that the preventive measures initiated around the city to ensure public safety, including social distancing, are not working properly.
Slight decrease in new COVID 19 patients across the United States
According to the data collected at the John Hopkins University regarding the global coronavirus cases, there has been a slight decrease in the new confirmed COVID 19 across the whole country after the infected count has surpassed 475,237. According to Dr. Anthony Fauci, a key member of the first coronavirus task force, which was put together by President Trump, more than 60,000 American citizens are expected to die due to this COVID 19 pandemic.The US is still helpless to control the increasing rate of deaths.