Global COVID death toll rises to 3,548,676...

Dhaka, Wednesday   16 June 2021

Global COVID death toll rises to 3,548,676

 International Desk

 Published: 10:25 AM, 30 May 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 490,155 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,830 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

Earlier on Saturday, 12,003 COVID-19 patients were detected while 508,998 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Sunday morning (30-05-2021), a total of 170,633,467 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,548,676 while 152,603,176 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

India has registered 3,614 deaths and 174,041 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 325,998 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 27,893,472 have been infected so far.  

Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,971 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 461,142. The total number of cases has exceeded 16,471,600 with 78,943 new infections. 

Colombia has registered the third-highest death toll of 540 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 87,747 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,363,061 as 20,494 new cases were confirmed during the period.  

In Argentina, 415 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 77,108. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,732,263 as 29,841 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Mexico has reported 3,056 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 2,408,778. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 223,068 with 411 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

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