1300 more COVID-19 deaths globally
Published: 11:30 AM, 29 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 688,426 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 1,326 died from the pandemic. Brazil has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Tuesday, 542,484 COVID-19 patients were detected while 956 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Wednesday morning (29-06-2022), a total of 550,643,002 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,353,680 while 526,284,419 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Brazil has registered 294 deaths and 70,166 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 670,900 and counting the overall caseload to 32,207,082 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
The US has seen the second-highest death toll of 268 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,041,354. The total number of cases has exceeded 89,030,727 with 78,448 new infections.
The UK has registered the third-highest death toll of 117 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 180,128 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 22,661,542 with 21,412 new cases.
In Taiwan, 103 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6,448. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,686,338 as 44,428 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Australia has reported 27,757 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 8,054,066. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 9,778 with 74 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.