According to the real-time monitoring system of the Johns Hopkins University epidemic situation in the United States, as of April 20 at 6 p.m. EDT, there have been at least 782159 cases of new coronavirus infection in the United States, including 41816 deaths. Currently, New York State, which has the most severe epidemic, has 252,595 confirmed cases, including 18,611 deaths. There are 88,722 confirmed cases in New Jersey, including 4,496 deaths.
In addition, the number of confirmed cases in Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, California, Michigan, and Illinois has exceeded 30,000. On the same day, some local states in the United States announced plans to relax the "home order". According to the New York Times, South Carolina allowed retail stores to open on that day. According to Georgia ’s plan, residents will be allowed to return to the gymnasium starting Friday and receive services such as haircuts, pedicures, massages, and tattoos. Together next week, local restaurants and movie theaters will also open. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee said that the state's "home order" will expire on April 30, and most of the state's enterprises can reopen from May 1