World logs 5,392 more COVID deaths
Published: 08:34 AM, 7 December 2021 Updated: 11:45 AM, 7 December 2021
In the last 24 hours, 447,943 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 5,392 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Monday, 474,364 COVID-19 patients were detected while 4,569 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Tuesday morning (07-12-2021), a total of 266,680,657 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,277,356 while 240,221,664 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Russia has registered 1,184 deaths and 32,136 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 282,462 and counting the overall caseload to 9,833,749 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
The US has seen the second-highest death toll of 672 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 810,246. The total number of cases has exceeded 50,148,680 with 88,380 new infections.
Hungary has registered the third-highest death toll of 489 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 35,611 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 1,157,568 with 22,699 new cases.
In Germany, 309 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 103,913. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 6,219,169 as 39,330 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Ukraine has reported 4,478 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,501,955. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 88,519 with 239 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.