Crime Coronavirus updates in Louisiana: 5,237 COVID-19 cases in state; 239 deaths reported

20:53  31 march  2020
20:53  31 march  2020 Source:   wdsu.com

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  • 5,237 cases in Louisiana
  • 239 deaths reported
  • 1,834 cases in New Orleans
  • 60 out of 64 parishes affected

Louisiana has surpassed the 5,000 mark for coronavirus cases.

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The number has been expected from state leaders and health officials who were anticipating a jump due to the increased availability of testing. It's also representative of the situation that's unfolding in the COVID-19 hot spot of New Orleans.

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According to the Louisiana Department of Health, there are now 5,237 cases in the state. Officials said 60 of the sate's 64 parishes are reporting cases.

In New Orleans, 1,834 cases have been reported.

State health officials said Tuesday that 101 Louisianian's who died of COVID-19 lived in New Orleans.

Overall, 239 Louisianians have died.

Deaths were also reported for people who lived in Jefferson, Caddo, East Baton Rouge, St. Tammany and St. John the Baptist parishes.

It was only a couple weeks ago that coronavirus cases centered around the New Orleans metro. Now, the map of coronavirus cases in Louisiana is becoming increasingly more dotted.

Louisiana's state lab has completed more than 3,400 COVID-19 tests while more than 35,000 commercial tests have been completed since the outbreak began.

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More than 1,000 COVID-19 patients remain in hospitals, of those more than 300 are on ventilators, state health officials said.

Gov. John Bel Edwards is holding daily updates on the state's COVID-19 response. Check out the video above for Tuesday afternoon's news conference.

Edwards announced Monday that he will extend Louisiana's stay-at-home order to reflect the country's guidelines to continue practicing social distancing until the end of April.

That will keep schools closed, nonessential businesses shuttered, restaurants limited to delivery and takeout and gatherings above 10 people banned.

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