Nearly 28 lakh cases, 8167 deaths recorded
Published: 08:55 AM, 12 January 2022 Updated: 10:05 AM, 12 January 2022
In the last 24 hours, 2,784,684 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 8,167 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Tuesday, 2,209,355 COVID-19 patients were detected while 5,323 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Wednesday morning (12-01-2022), a total of 314,090,366 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,521,031 while 261,659,479 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US has registered 2,173 deaths and 672,872 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 863,896 and counting the overall caseload to 63,390,876 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 783 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 317,687. The total number of cases has exceeded 10,684,204 with 17,525 new infections.
Poland has registered the third-highest death toll of 493 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 100,254 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,232,386 with 11,406 new cases.
In India, 442 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 484,655. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 36,070,510 as 194,720 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Germany has reported 61,205 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 7,631,453. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 115,274 with 387 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.