Global Covid-19 cases now over 683 million
Published : Tuesday, 28 March, 2023 at 10:22 AM Count : 448
The total number of recorded Covid-19 cases around the world has now surpassed 683 million.
According to the latest global data, the total Covid-19 case count is 683,393,282, while the death toll reached 6,827,486 this morning.
The US has reported 106,109,844 Covid-19 cases so far, while 1,153,816 people have died from the virus in the country — both highest counts globally, UNB reports.
India logged 1,890 new coronavirus cases, the highest in 149 days, while the active cases increased to 9,433, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday.
The country recorded 2,208 cases in a single day on October 28 last year.
The death count has increased to 530,831 with seven deaths.
According to the ministry data, the Covid-19 case tally was recorded at 44,704,147.
Meanwhile, France and Germany have registered 39,758,771 and 38,338,298 Covid-19 cases so far, occupying the third and fourth positions in the world number-wise, and 165,534 and 170,493 people have died in the European countries, as per Worldometer.
Covid-19 situation in Bangladesh
Bangladesh reported seven more Covid-19 cases in the 24 hours till Monday morning.
With the new numbers, the country's total caseload rose to 2,038,008, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
However, the official death toll from Covid-19 remained unchanged at 29,445 as no new fatalities were reported in Bangladesh.