Over 7000 more death from COVID globally
Published: 09:26 AM, 2 August 2021 Updated: 11:34 AM, 2 August 2021
In the last 24 hours, 466,039 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,348 died from the pandemic. Indonesia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Sunday, 536,965 COVID-19 patients were detected while 8,913 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Monday morning (02-08-2021), a total of 199,014,675 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,240,374 while 179,619,416 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Indonesia has registered 1,604 deaths and 30,738 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 95,723 people died in the South American country due to the pandemic and 3,440,396 have been infected so far.
Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 789 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 159,352. The total number of cases has exceeded 6,288,677 with 22,804 new infections.
Mexico has registered the third-highest death toll of 450 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 240,906 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,848,252 as 18,809 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Brazil, 449 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 556,886. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 19,938,358 as 20,503 new cases were confirmed during the period.
India has reported 40,784 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 31,695,368. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 424,808 with 424 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.