1400 more COVID-19 deaths reported globally
Published: 09:10 AM, 2 June 2022 Updated: 12:37 PM, 2 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 569,714 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 1,409 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Wednesday, 560,566 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,495 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Thursday morning (02-06-2022), a total of 533,561,491 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,315,756 while 504,427,785 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US has registered 347 deaths and 95,004 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,032,410 and counting the overall caseload to 86,146,955 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Taiwan has seen the second-highest death toll of 122 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 2,377. The total number of cases has exceeded 2,121,231 with 88,293 new infections.
Brazil has registered the third-highest death toll of 121 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 666,848 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 31,060,017 with 40,979 new cases.
In the UK, 90 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 178,749. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 22,305,893 as 5,306 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Germany has reported 52,361 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 26,422,135. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 139,490 with 89 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.
The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is affecting 228 countries and territories around the world.