Over 2.4 million died from coronavirus worldwide so far...

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Over 2.4 million died from coronavirus worldwide so far

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:20 AM, 14 February 2021  

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More than 2.4 million people have died form coronavirus around the world so far with over 10,000 new fatalities.  

As of Sunday morning (14-02-2021), a total of 109,102,728 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 2,405,397 while 81,126,260 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

In the last 24 hours, 372,367 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,146 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

The US, the worst-hit country in the world, has registered 2,272 deaths and 86,275 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. A total of 496,063 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 28,196,964 have been infected so far. 

Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,323 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 172,557. The total number of cases has exceeded 1,978,954 with 10,388 new infections. 

Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 1,046 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 238,647 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 9,811,255 as 45,561 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

In the UK, 621 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 116,908. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,027,106 as 13,308 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Russia has reported 14,861 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 4,057,698 The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 79,696 with 502 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 219 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.    

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