Global COVID claims more than 2000 lives in a day...

Global COVID claims more than 2000 lives in a day

 International Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:07 PM, 10 August 2022  

Burial of one of the deaths by the Covid-19 is being done by the health officials; File Photo

Burial of one of the deaths by the Covid-19 is being done by the health officials; File Photo

Around 774,088 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide in the last 24 hours while 2,118 people died from the pandemic.

Earlier on Tuesday, 579,817 COVID- 19 patients were detected while 1,510 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.

As of Wednesday (10-08-2022), a total of 591,407,978 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus or Covid-19 worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,442,204 while 563,321,918 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

Brazil has topped the daily death toll and virus cases list. In the last 24 hours, the country has seen 359 deaths by Covid-19 and 30,220 virus cases, reporting a total of 680,598 COVID deaths and 34,066,000 infections.

The Worldometer data shows that the United States has seen the second-highest death toll of 342 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll to 1,059,641. The total number of cases has exceeded 94,128,907 with 58,223 new infections.

Germany has reported the third-highest death by Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. During this period, 213 people succumbed to the disease while 72,737 virus cases were reported in the country. With this, the death toll by the virus climbed to 145,241 and the tally of infections has surged to 31,379,757.

In Italy, 177 people died of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the death toll by the virus to 173,426. Besides, the number of virus cases has exceeded 21,368,480 as 43,078 new cases were reported during the period in the country.

Japan has reported 172,998 new coronavirus cases and 162 deaths during the last 24 hours. So far, the country has reported 33,825 deaths and 14,421,539 COVID cases. 

The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, affects 228 countries and territories worldwide. 

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