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Global COVID death toll tops 38.19 lakh

 International Desk

 Published: 10:19 AM, 14 June 2021   Updated: 10:20 AM, 14 June 2021

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In the last 24 hours, 300,173 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 6,784 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

Earlier on Sunday, 8,560 COVID-19 patients were detected while 372,596 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Monday morning (14-06-2021), a total of 176,719,318 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,819,603 while 160,753,496 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

India has registered 1,761 deaths and 68,400 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 374,287 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 29,507,438 have been infected so far.  

Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,118 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 487,476. The total number of cases has exceeded 17,413,996 with 36,998 new infections. 

Colombia has registered the third-highest death toll of 586 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 95,778 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,753,224 as 28,519 new cases were confirmed during the period.  

In Russia, 357 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 126,430. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 5,208,687 as 14,723 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Mexico has reported 3,649 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 2,452,469. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 230,095 with 274 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.