Global Covid-19 Cases Increase To 1.03 Crore, Death Toll Rises To Over 5.05 Lakh

Global Covid-19 Cases Increase To 1.03 Crore, Death Toll Rises To Over 5.05 LakhCovid 19 

The total number of Covid-19 cases has surged to over 1.03 crore globally, while the deaths have surpassed 5.05 lakh mark, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

As of Tuesday (30 June) evening, the total number of cases stood at 10,302,867 while the fatalities increased to 505,518, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.

As many as 5,235,908 people have recovered from the disease globally, the CSSE data showed.

With 2,590,582 cases and 126,141 deaths, the US continues with the world's highest number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities, according to the CSSE.

Brazil comes in the second place with 1,368,195 infections and 58,314 deaths.

In terms of cases, Russia ranks third (640,246), and was followed by India (566,840), the UK (313,470), Peru (282,365), Chile (275,999), Spain (248,970), Italy (240,436), Iran (225,205), Mexico (220,657), Pakistan (209,337), France (201,522), Turkey (198,613), Germany (195,042), Saudi Arabia (186,436), South Africa (144,264), Bangladesh (141,801), and Canada (105,830), the CSSE figures showed.

The other countries with over 10,000 deaths are the UK (43,659), Italy (34,744), France (29,816), Spain (28,346), Mexico (27,121), India (16,893) and Iran (10,670).