World reports 8.6 lakh more COVID-19 cases
Published: 10:24 AM, 30 June 2022
In the last 24 hours, 863,602 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 1,568 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Wednesday, 857,031 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,656 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Thursday morning (30-06-2022), a total of 551,817,738 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,356,253 while 527,268,275 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
The US has registered 326 deaths and 100,257 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,042,291 and counting the overall caseload to 89,236,449 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 294 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 671,194. The total number of cases has exceeded 32,283,345 with 76,263 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 180,245 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 22,697,437 with 35,895 new cases.
In Japan, 107 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 31,246. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 9,283,083 as 17,709 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Taiwan has reported 42,204 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 3,728,363. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 6,533 with 85 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.