World sees 10,344 COVID death in 24 hours
Published: 10:10 AM, 2 June 2021 Updated: 11:55 AM, 2 June 2021
In the last 24 hours, 447,201 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,344 died from the pandemic. India has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period.
Earlier on Tuesday, 7,969 COVID-19 patients were detected while 366,400 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Tuesday morning (02-06-2021), a total of 171,937,637 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 3,575,782 while 154,419,808 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
India has registered 3,205 deaths and 133,228new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 335,114 people died in the South Asian country due to the pandemic and 28,306,883 have been infected so far.
Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 2,346 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 465,312. The total number of cases has exceeded 16,625,572 with 77,898 new infections.
Argentina has registered the third-highest death toll of 640 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 78,733 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,817,139 as 35,355 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Colombia, 523 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 89,297. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,432,422 as 25,966 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Russia has reported 9,500 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 5,081,417. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 121,873 with 372 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.