Global coronavirus death toll surpasses 393,000
Published: 08:23 AM, 5 June 2020
The total number of deaths from coronavirus across the world is 393,142 and a total of 6,698,370 people have been infected so far. Besides, 3,244,574 people have recovered, according to the international survey agency Worldometer.
The virus, which has spread from China, has so far infected 215 countries and territories around the world.
The United States is the most affected nation by the deadly coronavirus. So far, 1,924,051 people have infected with the virus and 110,173 have died in the country.
The United Kingdom has the second-highest number of deaths from coronavirus. So far, 39,904 people have died of coronavirus in the country while the number of infected is 281,661.
Brazil has the third-highest number of deaths. So far, 34,039 people died of coronavirus in the country out of 615,870 cases.
In Italy, 33,689 people have died and 234,013 people have been infected with coronavirus so far. France has so far recorded 152,444 coronavirus cases while 29,065 people have died.
The coronavirus spread from Wuhan, the capital of Hubei Province, China in December 2019. The country of origin has so far infected 83,027 people. Of these, 4,634 people have died.