COVID-19 claims 1629 more lives globally

COVID-19 claims 1629 more lives globally

International Deskdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 10:26 25 May 2022  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

In the last 24 hours, 631,116 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 1,629 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period. 

Earlier on Tuesday, 496,305 COVID-19 patients were detected while 1,178 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide. 

As of Wednesday morning (25-05-2022), a total of 529,040,192 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 6,303,862 while 499,570,087 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. 

The US has registered 324 deaths and 75,633 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,029,524 and counting the overall caseload to 85,241,016 in the country due to the pandemic so far. 

Brazil has seen the second-highest death toll of 228 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 665,955. The total number of cases has exceeded 30,836,815 with 32,820 new infections. 

Germany has registered the third-highest death toll of 141 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 138,879 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 26,157,826 with 54,198 new cases. 

In the UK, 136 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 178,221. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 22,271,122 as 6,442 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

Italy has reported 29,875 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 17,288,287. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 166,127 with 95 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. 

The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is affecting 228 countries and territories around the world. 

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