The number of Coronavirus infections in India has exceeded the six million mark, after 82,170 new infections were recorded during the past twenty-four hours.
And the Indian Ministry of Health said in data it released today by Reuters that the number of deaths due to the virus rose to about 100,000, after 1,039 new deaths were recorded.
India, with 6.1 million injuries, is ranked second in the world in terms of the number of corona injuries, after the United States, which had more than seven million injuries last week.
In turn, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in South Korea announced today that 50 new cases of the virus were recorded, bringing the total number of cases to 23,661, and the death toll rose to 406, after 5 deaths.
In China, the National Health Committee announced today that the mainland recorded 21 new cases of the virus, all of them imported from abroad, bringing the total number of infections on the mainland to 85,372, while the number of deaths remained unchanged at 4,634.
In turn, Melbourne, the second largest city in Australia, recorded five new cases of the virus today, which is the lowest daily toll in the most affected state of Victoria.
In Latin America, data from the Ministry of Health in Mexico reported that the number of Corona injuries increased to 730,317 and deaths to 76,430, after 3,886 injuries and 187 new deaths were recorded yesterday.
In Brazil, the Ministry of Health said that it had recorded 14,318 new cases of the virus and 335 deaths within 24 hours, bringing the number of infections there to more than 4.7 million cases and deaths to 141741.