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World logs nearly 6000 deaths

 International Desk

 Published: 08:56 AM, 24 October 2021   Updated: 09:39 AM, 24 October 2021

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In the last 24 hours, 374,274 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 5,915 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.

Earlier on Saturday, 459,201 COVID-19 patients were detected while 7,828 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.

As of Sunday morning (24-10-2021), a total of   244,109,329 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,959,373 while  221,175,866 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

Russia has registered 1,075 deaths and 37,678 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 229,528 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 8,205,983 have been infected so far.

India has seen the second-highest death toll of 559 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 454,301. The total number of cases has exceeded 34,174,843 with 16,071 new infections.

The US has registered the third-highest death toll of 484 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 756,205 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 46,294,210 with 28,824 new cases.

In Ukraine, 483 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 63,486. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,748,614 as 23,229 new cases were confirmed during the period.

Romania has reported 15,261 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 1,550,203. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 44,290 with 437 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.