Coronavirus: 285,000 cases recorded in one day, 6,822 deaths
Published: 09:48 AM, 13 August 2020 Updated: 10:33 AM, 13 August 2020
The number of daily coronavirus infections worldwide is not declining. In the last 24 hours, coronavirus has been detected in 285,000 people. Besides, 6,822 people died.
According to the international survey agency Worldometer, the total number of deaths in coronavirus worldwide is 747,258 people. So far, 20,806,961 people have been infected. However, the news of relief is that more than 13,706,685 people have already recovered.
The United States has witnessed the highest 1,386 deaths in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. In all, more than 169,000 people have died in the country due to the virus. Identification rates have risen in several US states. In total, more than 5,360,000 people have been infected in the country.
Brazil, a Latin American country, has seen 1,164 deaths in a single day. The total death toll in the country has exceeded 104,000 thousand. The total number of new infections has exceeded 3,170,000. Outbreaks appear to be exacerbated in some parts of the country.
In the last 24 hours, 950 people have died of coronavirus in India, a South Asian country. The 67,066 people have been infected with coronavirus on this day. The total death toll in the South Asian country has exceeded 47,000. Besides, the total number of corona victims has exceeded 2,395,471 people.
The deadly virus was spread from Wuhan, the capital of China's Hubei province, in December 2019. The virus has so far infected 215 countries and territories around the world.