Outbreaks of coronavirus (Covid-19) have killed another 9,636 people worldwide in the last 24 hours. In other words, the death toll has increased by more than 2,200 compared to the previous day. The death toll has reached 42 lakh 57 thousand 352 people around the world.
At the same time, 6 lakh 12 thousand 2 people have been newly infected with this deadly virus. In other words, the number of recently identified patients has increased by about 1 lakh 39 thousand compared to the previous day. As a result, the total number of patients infected with the virus has increased to 20 crores 2 lakh 31 thousand 604 people since the epidemic’s beginning.
The coronavirus-infected, mortality and recovery website WorldDometers reported the information around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.
The United States has had the highest number of coronary heart disease cases in the last 24 hours, according to WorldMeter. At this time, 1 lakh 4 thousand 371 people have been newly infected. The country, which the deadly virus has hit the hardest, has infected three crores 80 lakh 46 thousand 611 people and killed 8 lakh, 30 thousand 493 people.
The highest death toll in the last 24 hours has been in the Southeast Asian country of Indonesia. At that time, 1,597 people died of coronavirus in the country, and 33,900 people were newly infected with the coronavirus. Besides, since the epidemic’s beginning, the number of identified patients in the country is 34 lakh 96 thousand 600 people, and 98 thousand 69 people have died.
The Latin American country of Brazil is the third most affected by Corona and the second deadliest. In the last 24 hours, 1,238 people have died of coronavirus, and 32,562 people have been newly infected with the coronavirus. Besides, since the epidemic’s beginning, the total number of identified patients in the country is one crore 99 lakh 8 thousand 63 people and 5 lakh 57 thousand 596 people have died.
India is second on the list of Corona cases and third in the death toll. In the last 24 hours, 571 people have died of coronavirus, and 42,057 people have been newly infected with the coronavirus. A total of 3 crores 17 lakh 8 thousand 965 people were affected in the country, and 4 lakh 25 thousand 69 people died.
In addition, Corona has so far received 61 lakh 8 thousand 732 people in France, 83 lakh 34 thousand 195 people in Russia, 59 lakh 23 thousand 620 people in the United Kingdom, 43 lakh 83 thousand 374 people in Italy, 57 lakh 95 thousand 75 people in Turkey and 45 lakh 23 thousand 310 people in Spain. In Germany, 38 lakh 62 thousand 328 people were infected, and 26 lakh 71 thousand 496 people in Mexico were infected.
On the other hand, 1,11,993 people have been infected with Corona in France, 1,60,925 in Russia, 1,29,071 in the United Kingdom, 1,26,115 in Italy, 51,845 in Turkey 61,063 in Spain. Ninety-two thousand two hundred eight people died in Germany and 2,41,269 in Mexico.
Incidentally, in December 2019, the first coronavirus patient was identified in Wuhan, China. Then on March 11 last year, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared Corona a ‘global epidemic’. Earlier, on January 20 of the same year, the agency publicised a state of emergency worldwide.
Source: Daily Bangladesh.