World sees over 4600 more fatalities...

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World sees over 4600 more fatalities

 International Desk

 Published: 10:13 AM, 8 November 2021   Updated: 02:41 PM, 8 November 2021

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 343,131 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,628 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period. 

Earlier on Sunday, 417,672 COVID-19 patients were detected while 6,370 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Monnday morning (08-11-2021), a total of 250,612,999 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,064,636 while 226,843,520 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

Russia has registered 1,179 deaths and 39,165 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 246,814 and counting the overall caseload to 8,795,095 in the country due to the pandemic so far. 

Ukraine has seen the second-highest death toll of 449 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 72,084. The total number of cases has exceeded 3,075,433 with 17,419 new infections. 

Romania has registered the third-highest death toll of 263 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 50,755 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,706,882 with 5,293 new cases. 

In Mexico, 261 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 289,674. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,825,404 as 3,574 new cases were confirmed during the period.

India has reported 11,648 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 34,366,614. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 461,043 with 256 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.