Coronavirus: Global death toll climbs to 945,099

Sun Online Desk

17th September, 2020 12:01:21 printer

Coronavirus: Global death toll climbs to 945,099


The global coronavirus death toll climbed to 945,099 at 11:40 am till Thursday  (05:40 GMT), according to latest data from worldometer.

So far 30,038,634 people have tested positive for coronavirus while 21,806,713 are considered recovered in the 213 countries and territories since the virus emerged in China last December.

Besides, the number of active cases are 7,286,822.

With the fresh tally in the 24-hour, 5,911 people died from coronavirus while 308,641 corona cases have been  detected, and 262,104 patients have made fully recovery.

Among the coronavirus affected countries, the US has gone up to 201,348 deaths, followed by Brazil with 134,174; India 83,230; Mexico 71,978; UK 41,684, Italy 35,645; France 31,045; Iran 23,632; Russia 18,917; Germany 9,449; Indonesia 9,100; Pakistan 6,399; Iraq 8,248; Bangladesh 4,823; Saudi Arabia 4,369 and UAE 402 respectively, worldometer reported.