Global COVID cases rise, claims more than 1700 deaths
Published: 09:47 AM, 23 July 2022 Updated: 12:59 PM, 23 July 2022
In the last 24 hours, 864,604 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide while 1,772 people died from the pandemic.
Earlier on Friday (22-07-2022), 8,32,470 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,569 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Saturday morning (23-07-2022), a total of 573,504,229 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,400,715 while 543,367,133 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
Brazil has registered 275 deaths and 49,244 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of fatalities to 676,826 and counting the overall caseload to 33,555,526 in the country due to the pandemic so far.
The United States has registered 321 deaths and 106,465 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,051,912. The total number of cases has exceeded 92,145,839.
Italy has registered thas registered 155 deaths during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 170,682 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 20,539,016 with 71,075 new cases.
In France, 113 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 151,350. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 33,413,698 as 74,348 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Japan has reported 180,826 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 10,785,505. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 31,735 with 38 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.
The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, affects 228 countries and territories worldwide.