Global COVID-19 caseload tops 35 crore
Published: 09:16 AM, 24 January 2022 Updated: 02:25 PM, 24 January 2022
In the last 24 hours, 2,166,916 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 4,627 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Tuesday, 2,837,074 COVID-19 patients were detected while 6,380 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Monday morning (24-01-2022), a total of 351,995,643 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,614,512 while 279,758,009 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Russia has registered 679 deaths and 63,205 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 326,112 and counting the overall caseload to 11,108,191 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
The US has seen the second-highest death toll of 574 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 889,197. The total number of cases has exceeded 71,925,931 with 197,374 new infections.
India has registered the third-highest death toll of 474 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 489,896 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 39,542,435 with 305,171 new cases.
In Mexico, 364 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 303,085. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,646,957 as 51,368 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Italy has reported 138,860 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 9,923,678. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 143,523 with 227 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.