U.S records 100,000 confirmed cases of Corona virus; Donald Trump appeals to Defense production act

U.S has now become the country with the highest number of confirmed cases of corona virus with over a 100,000 individuals Infected. Having recorded its  first confirmed case in January, the cases increased to 10,000 on 19th March and on Thursday became the country with the highest number of cases. 

The U.S president,  Donald Trump has appealed to the Defense production act on Friday to make General Motors manufacture ventilators for the corona virus outbreak. This was after Trump complained on tweets that General Motors and Ford were not doing enough to help the situation.