The US’ third most populous state is now second only to California in total number of COVID-19 cases with 441,997, an increase of 9,230 from the day before.
Madeira, popular for its wine and green landscape, has managed to keep its tally of coronavirus cases low since the pandemic started.
There were 62 confirmed virus cases as of late Tuesday, up from just eight infections 11 days ago.
The head of Germany’s Robert Koch Institute, Lothar Wieler, addresses a news conference on the country’s situation amid the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, in Berlin.
The lockdown has dealt a hard blow to the tourism industry, which was just being revived after earlier coronavirus cases mostly subsided at the end of April.