667 more COVID-19 deaths globally...

667 more COVID-19 deaths globally

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:32 AM, 9 May 2022   Updated: 03:14 PM, 9 May 2022

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In the last 24 hours, 302,725 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 667 died from the pandemic. Russia has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period. 

Earlier on Sunday, 405,383 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,075 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Monday morning (09-05-2022), a total of 517,301,451 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,276,522 while 472,097,393 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

Russia has registered 118 deaths and 5,447 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 376,946 and counting the overall caseload to 18,227,666 in the country due to the pandemic so far. 

Italy has seen the second-highest death toll of 72 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 164,489. The total number of cases has exceeded 16,798,998 with 30,804 new infections. 

South Korea has registered the third-highest death toll of 71 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 23,360 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 17,544,398 with 40,064 new cases. 

In France, 54 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 146,724. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 28,957,421 as 29,324 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Thailand has reported 8,081 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 4,324,850. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 29,091 with 54 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is affecting 225 countries and territories around the world.