COVID claims over 49.63 lakh lives globally...

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COVID claims over 49.63 lakh lives globally

 International Desk

 Published: 08:59 AM, 25 October 2021   Updated: 12:28 PM, 25 October 2021

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 320,098 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,735 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.

Earlier on Sunday, 375,426 COVID-19 patients were detected while 5,758 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.

As of Monday morning (25-10-2021), a total of 244,427,410 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,963,752 while 221,446,873 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

Russia has registered 1,072 deaths and 35,660 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 230,600 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 8,241,643 have been infected so far.

India has seen the second-highest death toll of 442 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 454,743. The total number of cases has exceeded 34,189,484 with 14,641 new infections.

Ukraine has registered the third-highest death toll of 386 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 63,872 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,769,405 with 20,791 new cases.

In Ukraine, 381 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 44,679. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,561,928 as 11,725 new cases were confirmed during the period.

Mexico has reported 4,452 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,781,661. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 286,259 with 306 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.