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120m people recovered from COVID-19 globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:28 AM, 19 April 2021   Updated: 11:01 AM, 19 April 2021

Photo: Collected

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In the last 24 hours, 709,437 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 9,418 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

Earlier on Sunday, 784,835 COVID-19 patients were detected while 11,596 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Monday morning (19-04-2021), a total of 142,015,863 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,032,994 while 120,554,317 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

India has registered 1,625 deaths and 275,306 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 178,793 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 15,057,767 have been infected so far.  

Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,553 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 373,442. The total number of cases has exceeded 13,943,071 with 42,937 new infections. 

Mexico has registered the third-highest death toll of 535 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 212,228 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,304,096 as 4,157 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

In Peru, 433 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 57,230. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,704,757 as 7,131 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Iran has reported 21,644 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 2,237,089. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 66,732 with 405 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, that first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 219 countries and territories around the world.