A number of deaths in the United States due to the new Corona virus rose by more than a thousand for the second consecutive day on Wednesday after record numbers of deaths were reported in states such as Alabama, Nevada and Texas.

According to Reuters’ analysis of death data in the past two weeks compared to the past two weeks, 23 states are now witnessing a rise in deaths.

Although deaths have increased for the second week in the United States, they are still well below April levels when they recorded an average of 2,000 cases.