World records nearly 31.5 lakh fresh cases
Published: 09:37 AM, 13 January 2022 Updated: 10:01 PM, 13 January 2022
In the last 24 hours, 3,145,916 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 8,032 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Wednesday, 2,910,521 COVID-19 patients were detected while 8,542 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Thursday morning (13-01-2022), a total of 317,552,980 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,530,349 while 262,831,310 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US has registered 2,269 deaths and 814,494 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 866,882 and counting the overall caseload to 64,344,694 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 745 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 318,432. The total number of cases has exceeded 10,702,150 with 17,946 new infections.
Poland has registered the third-highest death toll of 684 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 100,938 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,248,559 with 16,173 new cases.
In the UK, 398 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 151,007. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 14,862,138 as 129,587 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Germany has reported 80,542 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 7,711,995. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 115,605 with 331 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.