7,327 more deaths, nearly 7 lakh fresh cases logged globally...

Dhaka, Sunday   23 January 2022

7,327 more deaths, nearly 7 lakh fresh cases logged globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:09 AM, 4 December 2021   Updated: 11:05 AM, 4 December 2021

Photo: Collected

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In the last 24 hours, 688,114 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,327 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period. 

Earlier on Friday, 714,436 COVID-19 patients were detected while 7,916 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Saturday morning (04-12-2021), a total of 265,159,476 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,257,749 while 238,880,871 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.

The US has registered 1,352 deaths and 147,434 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 808,116 and counting the overall caseload to 49,878,049 in the country due to the pandemic so far. 

Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,217 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 278,857. The total number of cases has exceeded 9,736,037 with 32,930 new infections. 

Ukraine has registered the third-highest death toll of 509 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 87,566 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,477,649 with 13,777 new cases. 

In Poland, 470 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 85,126. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,623,452 as 26,965 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Germany has reported 70,681 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 6,097,477. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 103,308 with 399 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is affecting 222 countries and territories around the world.