World witnesses nearly 5000 more deaths...

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World witnesses nearly 5000 more deaths

 International Desk

 Published: 11:23 AM, 27 September 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 323,857 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,969 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.

Earlier on Sunday, 381,988 COVID-19 patients were detected while 6,024 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.

As of Monday morning (27-09-2021), a total of 232,602,292 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,761,948 while 209,239,576 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

Russia has registered 805 deaths and 22,498 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 203,900 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 7,420,913 have been infected so far.

Mexico has seen the second-highest death toll of 596 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 275,299. The total number of cases has exceeded 3,628,812 with 9,697 new infections.

Iran has registered the third-highest death toll of 288 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 119,360 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 5,533,520 with 13,792 new cases.

In Malaysia, 278 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 25,437. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,198,235 as 13,104 new cases were confirmed during the period.

India has reported 27,022 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 33,678,243. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 447,225 with 277 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.