The primary elections of the Democratic Party in Louisiana have been canceled, CNBC broadcast live on March 13.
The channel refers to sources in the state administration. The elections were postponed to the summer, presumably from June 20 to July 25.
This is the first time in the United States to cancel the election as part of the presidential election campaign.
At the moment, due to the spread of the coronavirus imposed a state of emergency in 24 States of the USA. Identified about 1,700 cases of the disease, from the disease has already killed 41 people.