Daily COVID-19 infections, deaths fall globally...

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Daily COVID-19 infections, deaths fall globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:10 AM, 30 November 2020   Updated: 05:04 PM, 30 November 2020

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 502,335 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,299 died from the pandemic. The United States has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

As of Monday morning (30-11-2020), a total of 63,072,475 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 1,465,181 while 43,545,829 patients have recovered, according to worldometers data. 

The US, the worst-hit country in the world, has registered 819 deaths and 138,188 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. A total of 273,072 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 13,750,404 have been infected so far.  

Mexico has registered the second-highest death toll of 586 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 105,459 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,100,683 as 10,008 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

European country Italy reported 20,648    new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 1,585,178. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 54,904 with 541 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

In Russia, 459 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 39,527. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,269,316 as 26,683 new cases were confirmed during the period.  

India has seen the fifth-highest death toll of 444 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 137,177. The total number of cases has exceeded to 9,432,075 with 39,036 new infections. The South Asian country has the second-highest number of active cases and ranks third in the COVID-19 death toll.  

The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 218 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.