Global COVID caseload tops 37 crore
Published: 09:02 AM, 29 January 2022 Updated: 10:21 AM, 29 January 2022
In the last 24 hours, 3,408,113 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 10,324 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Friday, 3,688,946 COVID-19 patients were detected while 10,718 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Saturday morning (29-01-2022), a total of 370,300,215 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,668,015 while 292,399,174 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US has registered 2,732 deaths and 522,300 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 905,661 and counting the overall caseload to 75,271,402 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
India has seen the second-highest death toll of 862 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 493,218. The total number of cases has exceeded 40,854,851 with 232,142 new infections.
Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 779 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 625,948 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 25,040,161 with 257,239 new cases.
In Russia, 673 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 329,443. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 11,502,657 as 98,040 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Mexico has reported 49,150 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 4,828,446. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 304,803 with 495 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.