U.S. CDC reports 230,893 deaths from coronavirus

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FILE PHOTO: Drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Madison, Wisconsin
FILE PHOTO: Drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Madison, Wisconsin

(Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Tuesday reported 9,268,818 cases of the novel coronavirus, an increase of 86,190 cases from its previous count, and said that the number of deaths had risen by 510 to 230,893.

The CDC reported its tally of cases of the respiratory illness known as COVID-19 as of 4 p.m. ET on Nov. 2, compared with its previous report released a day earlier. (https://bit.ly/3mA7Hfa)

The CDC figures do not necessarily reflect cases reported by individual states.

(Reporting by Mrinalika Roy in Bengaluru)