12,356 COVID-19 deaths reported globally in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Friday   26 February 2021

12,356 COVID-19 deaths reported globally in 24hrs

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:28 AM, 13 February 2021   Updated: 03:11 PM, 13 February 2021

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In the last 24 hours, 423,186 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 12,356 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

As of Saturday morning (13-02-2021), a total of 108,727,015 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 2,394,018 while 80,736,045 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

The US, the worst-hit country in the world, has registered 2,908 deaths and 100,288 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. A total of 492,521 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 28,106,704 have been infected so far. 

Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,474 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 171,234. The total number of cases has exceeded 1,968,566 with 10,677 new infections. 

Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 1,204 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 237,601 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 9,765,694 as 49,396 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

In the UK, 758 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 116,28. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,013,799 as 15,144 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Spain has reported 14,581 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,056,035 The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 64,747 with 530 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 219 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.