4,871 more COVID-19 deaths logged globally...

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4,871 more COVID-19 deaths logged globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:19 AM, 19 October 2021   Updated: 12:09 PM, 19 October 2021

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 339,710 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,871 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.

Earlier on Monday, 335,188 COVID-19 patients were detected while 4,578 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.

As of Tuesday morning (19-10-2021), a total of  241,878,679 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,920,412 while 219,207,270 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

Russia has registered 998 deaths and 34,325 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 224,310 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 8,027,012 have been infected so far.

The US has seen the second-highest death toll of 660 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 746,415. The total number of cases has exceeded 45,902,575 with 51,178 new infections.

Romania has registered the third-highest death toll of 261 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 42,042 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,467,401 with 10,141 new cases.

In Turkey, 214 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 67,837. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 7,683,517 as 29,240 new cases were confirmed during the period.

Bulgaria has reported 4,979 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 545,598. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 22,488 with 214 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.

The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 220 countries and territories around the world.