Over 170 million people recover from COVID-19
In the last 24 hours, 454,244 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 8,269 died from the pandemic. Brazil has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic and infections during the period. Earlier on Wednesday, 8,216 COVID-19 patients were detected while 432,039 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
As of Thursday morning (08-07-2021), a total of 185,843,562 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 4,017,622 while 170,090,312 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data. Brazil has registered 1,595 deaths and 54,022 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 528,611 people died in the South American country due to the pandemic and 18,909,037 have been infected so far.
Indonesia has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,040 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 62,908. The total number of cases has exceeded 2,379,397 with 34,379 new infections. India has registered the third-highest death toll of 817 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 405,057 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 30,708,570 as 45,674 new cases were confirmed during the period.
In Russia, 725 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 140,041. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 5,682,634 as 23,962 new cases were confirmed during the period. Colombia has reported 24,229 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 4,426,811. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 110,578 with 559 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours. The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 220 countries and territories around the world.