LDH confirms 840 total deaths due to COVID-19, 20,595 confirmed cases

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There are now confirmed 20,595 cases of COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The Louisiana Department of Health also reported that there have been 840 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus, an increase of 34 deaths since the numbers were released yesterday.

The numbers, released daily at noon on the Louisiana Department of Health’s coronavirus dashboard, also indicated that 2084 people are currently hospitalized in Louisiana as a result of the coronavirus and 458 of those patients are on ventilators.

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