Daily COVID-19 deaths, infections fall worldwide
Published: 10:08 AM, 4 October 2021 Updated: 11:30 AM, 4 October 2021
In the last 24 hours, 303,127 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,625 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Sunday, 352,636 COVID-19 patients were detected while 5,744 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Monday morning (4-10-2021), a total of 235,723,402 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,815,965 while 212,585,365 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Russia has registered 890 deaths and 25,769 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 209,918 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 7,586,536 have been infected so far.
Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 614 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 278,590. The total number of cases has exceeded 3,678,980 with 7,369 new infections.
The US has registered the third-highest death toll of 259 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 719,933 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 44,518,437 with 26,933 new cases.
In Brazil, 237 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 597,986. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 21,468,121 as 9,004 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Iran has reported 12,428 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 5,624,128. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 121,109 with 229 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.