Covid-19 death toll edges 1m globally
Published: 07:59 PM, 26 September 2020
The death toll from coronavirus edges one million and the number of infections exceeds 32,813,000 in 215 countries and territories around the globe.
According to worldometer, so far, 994,462 people have died from the deadly virus infection out of 32,813,415 coronavirus cases across the world. However, a total of 24,206,157 have recovered from the virus.
The United States still tops in the list in terms of both infections and deaths having 7,245,925 people infected with the virus. Of these, 208,483 have died in the country.
Brazil, the Latin American country has the second-highest number of deaths from coronavirus. The death toll rose to 140,709. Besides, the number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 4,692,579.
In addition, India is in the second position in the context of coronavirus infection and at third in the context of deaths after the United States and Brazil. However, the death toll rose to 93,440. Besides, the number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 5,908,748.