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Over 7,000 people die, 5.45 lakh infected in a day globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:05 PM, 30 October 2020   Updated: 01:07 PM, 30 October 2020

Over 7,000 people die, 5.45 lakh infected in a day globally

Over 7,000 people die, 5.45 lakh infected in a day globally

The daily coronavirus infection is increasing day by day all over the world. In the last 24 hours, 545,000 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,172 died from the pandemic. The United States has seen the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. 

As of Friday morning, a total of 45,360,582 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 1,186,609 while 33,003,694 patients have recovered, according to worldometers data. 

The US, the worst-hit country in the world, has registered 1,047 deaths and 91,530 new cases in the last 24 hours. The country is still at the top in coronavirus deaths and infections. A total of 234,177 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 9,212,767 have been infected so far.  

Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 495 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 90,309. The total number of cases has exceeded 906,863 with 5,595 new infections. 

India reported 49,281 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 8,088,046 while 7,371,898 people have recuperated so far. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 121,131 with 568 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. India has the second-highest number of active cases and ranks third in the COVID-19 death toll.  

Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 565 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 159,033 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 5,496,402 as 26,647 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 215 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.

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