Global COVID death toll tops 35.56 lakh
Published: 10:18 AM, 31 May 2021 Updated: 04:51 PM, 31 May 2021
In the last 24 hours, 398,808 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 8,319 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period.
Earlier on Sunday, 10,894 COVID-19 patients were detected while 491,295 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Monday morning (30-05-2021), a total of 171,033,238 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,556,724 while 153,137,277 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
India has registered 3,129 deaths and 153,485 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 329,127 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 28,046,957 have been infected so far.
Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 950 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 462,092. The total number of cases has exceeded 16,515,120 with 43,520 new infections.
Colombia has registered the third-highest death toll of 535 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 88,282 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,383,279 as 20,218 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Mexico, 387 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 223,455. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,411,503 as 2,725 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Russia has reported 9,694 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 5,063,442. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 121,162 with 355 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.