New Delhi: The coronavirus outbreak internationally has contaminated over 53.6 lakh folks and has claimed greater than 3.42 lakh lives by Saturday (May 23, 2020) night.
According to the Worldometer web site as of 11:30 PM IST, the variety of COVID-19 sufferers across the globe has elevated to 53,69,350, whereas, roughly 3,42,395 folks have died because of the virus.
There had been 71,144 new confirmed instances and a couple of,971 deaths on this planet within the final 24 hours.
The United States (US) on Saturday reported 10,576 new coronavirus instances and remained the worst-hit nation on this planet. The US’ complete depend has now surged to 16,55,670.
The US is adopted by Brazil, which overtook Russia on Saturday. Brazil within the final 24 hours registered near 9,950 instances. There are over 3,40,835 COVID-19 sufferers in Brazil now.
Russia on the third spot recorded 9,434 instances in a day. Russia’s COVID-19 depend has now elevated to three,35,880.
Spain being the fourth worst-hit on this planet has 2,81,900 confirmed instances whereas the United Kingdom (UK) with shut to three,000 new instances has now 2,57,150 coronavirus infections.
Italy (2,29,325), France (1,82,215), Germany (1,79,765), Turkey (1,55,685) and Iran (1,33,520) are the opposite international locations within the high 10-worst hit international locations on this planet.
Most COVID-19 deaths on this planet:
The US tops the record and has 98,145 coronavirus deaths. There had been 498 new deaths within the US on Saturday.
The UK on the second spot reported 282 new deaths within the final 24 hours. The UK’s toll elevated to 36,675.
The UK is adopted by Italy the place round 32,735 folks have succumbed to the virus.
Spain with 28,678 casualties, France with 28,289 fatalities and Brazil with 21,678 COVID-19 deaths have been severely hit by the coronavirus.