Global COVID logs over 35.49 cases, 10240 deaths in 24hrs...

Global COVID logs over 35.49 cases, 10240 deaths in 24hrs

 International Desk

 Published: 11:29 AM, 28 January 2022   Updated: 02:50 PM, 28 January 2022



In the last 24 hours, 3,549,909 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,240 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period. 

Earlier on Thursday, 3,522,559 COVID-19 patients were detected while 10,647 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Friday morning (28-01-2022), a total of 366,914,671 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,656,952 while 290,161,862 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

The US has registered 2,689 deaths and 497,351 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 902,140 and counting the overall caseload to 74,695,333 in the country due to the pandemic so far. 

Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 665 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 328,770. The total number of cases has exceeded 11,404,617 with 88,816 new infections. 

Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 662 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 625,169 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 24,782,922 with 228,972 new cases. 

In India, 627 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 492,356. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 40,622,709 as 251,209 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

France has reported 392,168 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 18,122,724. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 130,015 with 268 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.