Coronavirus death toll surpasses 88,500

International Desk
9 April 2020, Thu
Published: 11:05

Coronavirus death toll surpasses 88,500

Global pandemic coronavirus continues to increase the number of deaths worldwide. The number of victims is also increasing. 

According to the World Survey agency on coronavirus situation, Worldometer’s data, up to 88,505 people have died from the virus infection so far in the world. Besides, 1,518,773 people were affected.

The outbreak of the virus in China began late last year, but it killed the most people in Italy. So far more than 17,669 people have died in the country, and 1,39,442 have been infected.

The death toll in Spain is in the second-highest position after Italy. So far in the country, 14,792 people have died, and 1,48,220 people have been infected.

Meanwhile, 435,128 people are currently infected in the United States, the highest in the world in terms of coronavirus infection. Of those, 14,795 people have died.

In China, the epicenter of the lethal virus, 81,585 have infected with the coronavirus. Of them, 3,335 people have died. On the other hand, 77,370 people have recovered.

France, another European country, is forming to the horror sate in coronavirus infection. So far in the country, 112,958 people have been infected. And the death toll has risen to 10,328. In the last 24 hours, the country has lost 1,169 lives, which is the highest in a day.

In Germany, the number of dead and infected is increasing daily. So far, the number of people infected in the country is 1,13269, and the death toll is 2,349.

Most countries in Europe are locked down by the outbreak of coronavirus. More than half of the people in the United States are home-confined. Similar lockdowns are on the way in other continents, including Asia and Africa.

In the Middle East’s Iran, more than 68,513 people have been infected with the coronavirus. Of them, 3,993 people died.

The number of people infected in India has risen to 5,916, and 178 have died. The death toll in Pakistan is 61, and the number of victims is 4,263.

Meanwhile, in Bangladesh, the total number of infected people has risen to 218, out of which 20 people have died. 33 people returned home after treatment.

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