7.3 lakh new cases, 1600 more deaths globally
Published: 10:45 AM, 24 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 732,757 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 1,675 died from the pandemic. Brazil has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Thursday, 743,195 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,599 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Friday morning (24-06-2022), a total of 547,438,751 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,347,661 while 522,764,402 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Brazil has registered 346 deaths and 69,231 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 669,958 and counting the overall caseload to 31,963,736 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
The US has seen the second-highest death toll of 266 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,040,236. The total number of cases has exceeded 88,566,961 with 96,702 new infections.
Taiwan has registered the third-highest death toll of 166 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 5,817 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,487,599 with 48,356 new cases.
In Germany, 98 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 140,560. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 27,573,585 as 119,360 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Canada has reported 8,387 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,926,613. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 41,865 with 96 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.