Global Covid cases surpass 186.4 million


11th July, 2021 12:43:43 PM printer

Global Covid cases surpass 186.4 million

The global corona caseload has now topped 186.4 million as the second wave of the Covid pandemic continues its onslaught across the world amid rapid inoculation efforts.

The total caseload and fatalities from the virus stand at 186,405,992 and 4,024,869, respectively, as of Sunday morning, according to Johns Hopkins University (JHU).

So far, 3,413, 404, 520 Covid vaccine doses have been administered across the globe, as per the university data.

The US has logged 33,847, 474 cases and 607,135 deaths to date, according to the university data. The death toll in the United States is the highest in the world.

Brazil registered 1,205 more Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising its national death toll to 532,893, the health ministry said Saturday.

As many as 48,504 new cases were detected, taking the total caseload to 19,069,003, the ministry said.

India's Covid-19 tally rose to 30,795,716 on Saturday as 42,766 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours across the country, showed the federal health ministry's latest data.

Besides, 1,206 deaths due to the pandemic since Friday morning took the total death toll to 407,145.