COVID death toll dropped, cases exceed 33 crore...

COVID death toll dropped, cases exceed 33 crore

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:30 AM, 18 January 2022   Updated: 03:38 PM, 18 January 2022

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The daily COVID death toll has dropped while total worldwide cases have exceeded 33 crore on the last day.

The number of newly identified patients has decreased a bit compared to the previous day. However, the number of worldly daily deaths in coronavirus has increased.

In the last 24 hours, about 5,000 people have died in the world due to coronavirus. At the same time, 19 lakh 29 thousand people have been newly infected with the virus.

In the last 24 hours, the United States has had the highest number of infections worldwide. Russia, on the other hand, tops the list of daily deaths. It is followed by the United States, France, Italy, Hungary and Argentina. As a result, the number of victims of corona worldwide has exceeded 33 crore 11 lakhs. On the other hand, the death toll has exceeded 55 lakh 63 thousand.

In the last 24 hours, 4,932 people have died of coronavirus in the world, according to the latest data from the website WorldMeters, which tracks death and recovery from coronavirus. In other words, the number of deaths has increased by about one thousand as compared to the previous day. The death toll has reached 55,63,107 people worldwide.

During the same period, 19,29,122 people were newly infected with the virus. In other words, the number of newly identified patients has decreased by about 2,000 as compared to the previous day. As a result, the total number of patients infected with the virus has increased from the beginning of the epidemic to 33,11,27,106 people.

In the last 24 hours, the United States has had the highest number of coronavirus infections in the world. During this period, 3,39,558 people have been newly infected in the country. 424 people died. So far, 6,74,94,969 people have been infected in this country which is most affected by coronavirus. Besides, 8,74,213 people died.

Russia, on the other hand, tops the list of daily deaths. In the last 24 hours, 670 people have died in the country due to corona. 30,726 people have been newly infected with coronavirus. Besides, the total number of identified patients in the country since the beginning of the epidemic is 1,08,34,260 people. 3,21,990 people died.

In the last one day, 84,429 people have been newly infected in the UK and 85 have died. Since the beginning of the epidemic, 1,53,05,410 people have been affected by COVID in this country till now. 1,52,75 people have died. At the same time, 83,403 people were newly infected in Italy and 286 died.

In the last 24 hours, 1,02,144 people have been newly infected in France. 296 people died. Since the beginning of the epidemic, 1,42,74,528 people have been infected in this country and 1,27,263 people have died. At the same time, 24,272 people were newly infected in Colombia and 134 died.

In addition, 53,916 people have been newly infected in Germany. 143 people died. Since the beginning of the Corona epidemic, 80,45,348 people have been infected with coronavirus in this European country. 1,16,411 people died. In the same period, 5,072 people were newly infected in Ukraine. 78 people died.

The Latin American country of Brazil is the third most affected by the COVID and the second deadliest. In the last 24 hours, 162 people have died in the country due to coronavirus. 76,345 people have been newly infected. On the other hand, the total number of identified patients in the country since the beginning of the epidemic is 2,30,83,297 people. 6,21,261 people have died.

Meanwhile, neighboring country India is in the second position in the list of those affected by coronavirus. However, the country ranks third in the list of deaths due to the virus. Since the beginning of the epidemic, a total of 3,76,02,832 people have been affected in the country till now. 4,86,784 people died.

In the last 24 hours, 162 people died in Turkey, 270 in Hungary, 87 in South Africa, 103 in Greece, 149 in Canada and 191 in Argentina. On the other hand, 76 people have died in Mexico in the last 24 hours. Since the onset of the epidemic, 3,01,410 people have died in this North American country.

Note that in December 2019, the first patient with coronavirus was identified in Wuhan, China. Then on March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID a 'global epidemic'. Earlier, on January 20 of the same year, the agency declared a state of emergency around the world.

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