World sees 10,235 more COVID-19 fatalities
Published: 10:06 AM, 9 June 2021 Updated: 05:18 PM, 9 June 2021
In the last 24 hours, 360,806 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,235 died from the pandemic. Brazil has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period.
Earlier on Tuesday, 7,915 COVID-19 patients were detected while 313,170 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Wednesday morning (09-06-2021), a total of 174,746,863 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,762,877 while 158,149,610 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Brazil has registered 2,693 deaths and 52,448 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 477,307 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 17,038,260 have been infected so far.
India has seen the second-highest death toll of 2,213 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 353,557. The total number of cases has exceeded 29,088,176 with 91,227 new infections.
Argentina has registered the third-highest death toll of 721 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 82,667 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,008,771 as 31,137 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Colombia, 427 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 92,923. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,611,602 as 18,586 new cases were confirmed during the period.
The US has reported 13,542 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 34,242,866. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 613,052 with 401 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.
The coronavirus, that was first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 220 countries and territories around the world.