4 lakh new cases, 854 more deaths globally
Published: 10:57 AM, 26 June 2022 Updated: 01:07 PM, 26 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 442,968 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 854 died from the pandemic. Taiwan has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Saturday, 721,479 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,448 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Sunday morning (24-06-2022), a total of 548,709,555 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,350,351 while 523,602,161 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Taiwan has registered 151 deaths and 40,398 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 6,120 and counting the overall caseload to 3,573,703 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 136 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 670,418. The total number of cases has exceeded 32,061,959 with 31,230 new infections.
Germany has registered the third-highest death toll of 84 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 140,734 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 27,771,111 with 89,336 new cases.
In the US, 62 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 1,040,792. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 88,777,558 as 43,667 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Russia has reported 3,072 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 18,415,877. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 380,837 with 61 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.