World counts 10,105 more COVID-19 deaths
Published: 09:24 AM, 5 August 2021 Updated: 09:56 AM, 5 August 2021
In the last 24 hours, 683,085 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,105 died from the pandemic. Indonesia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Wednesday, 619,042 COVID-19 patients were detected while 10,075 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Thursday morning (05-08-2021), a total of 200,994,742 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,270,089 while 180,996,899 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Indonesia has registered 1,747 deaths and 35,867 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 100,636 people died in the South American country due to the pandemic and 3,532,567 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 559,715. The total number of cases has exceeded 20,026,533 with 40,460 new infections.
Russia has registered the third-highest death toll of 790 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 161,715 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 6,356,784 as 22,589 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In the US, 656 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 631,299. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 36,176,471 as 112,279 new cases were confirmed during the period.
India has reported 42,817 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 31,810,782. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 426,321 with 532 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.