Global COVID claims 724 deaths in a day
Published: 10:31 AM, 14 June 2022 Updated: 11:28 AM, 14 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 336,552 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 724 people died from the pandemic. The United States has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Monday, 323,394 COVID-19 patients were detected while 540 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Tuesday morning (14-06-2022), a total of 541,033,990 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,332,482 while 516,344,780 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The United States has registered 117 deaths and 49,422 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,036,084 and counting the overall caseload to 87,424,846 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Taiwan has seen the second-highest death toll of 109 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 4,280. The total number of cases has exceeded 2,937,363 with 45,110 new infections.
France has registered the third-highest death toll of 92 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 148,841 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 29,858,393 with 8,474 new cases.
In Russia, 56 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 380,076. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 18,379,583 as 2,996 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Brazil has reported 40,173 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 31,497,038. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 668,230 with 53 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.