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Coronavirus: Death toll tops 1m globally

International Desk || shiningbd

Published: ১৩:৪৬, ২৮ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০২০   Update: ১৪:২৮, ২৮ সেপ্টেম্বর ২০২০
Coronavirus: Death toll tops 1m globally

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The death toll from coronavirus has topped one million and the number of infections exceeds 33,319,500 in 215 countries and territories around the globe.

According to worldometer, so far, 1,002,524 people have died from the deadly virus infection out of 33,319,566 coronavirus cases across the world. However, a total of 24,642,010 have recovered from the virus.

The United States still tops in the list in terms of both infections and deaths having 7,302,826    people infected with the virus. Of these, 209,291 have died in the country.

Brazil, the Latin American country has the second-highest number of deaths from coronavirus. The death toll rose to 141,503. Besides, the number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 4,719,099.

In addition, India is in the second position in the context of coronavirus infection and at third in the context of deaths after the United States and Brazil. However, the death toll rose to 95,151. Besides, the number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 6,052,297.

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