Global COVID-19 death toll tops 37.43 lakh...

Dhaka, Friday   25 June 2021

Global COVID-19 death toll tops 37.43 lakh

 International Desk

 Published: 10:13 AM, 7 June 2021   Updated: 03:41 PM, 23 June 2021

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 327,663 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,692 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

Earlier on Sunday, 9,282 COVID-19 patients were detected while 400,075 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Monday morning (07-06-2021), a total of 174,052,586 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,744,029 while 157,064,600 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

India has registered 2,445 deaths and 101,232 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 349,229 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 28,909,604 have been infected so far.  

Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 866 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 473,495. The total number of cases has exceeded 16,947,062 with 39,637 new infections. 

Colombia has registered the third-highest death toll of 539 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 91,961 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,571,067 as 24,050 new cases were confirmed during the period.  

In Peru, 438 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 186,511. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,983,570 as 3,179 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Russia has reported 9,163 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 5,126,437. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 123,787 with 351 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, that was first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 220 countries and territories around the world.