A further 8,113 people died in the world in the previous 24 hours until 8:30 a.m. Bangladesh time on Wednesday (December 22), according to the website WorldOmiter, which maintains global coroner statistics. On the other hand, 6 lakh 44 thousand 26 people have been identified.
Earlier on Tuesday (December 21), 5,858 people died in the world. On the other hand, 5 lakh 72 thousand 355 people were identified.
The total number of people affected by Corona in the world so far is 26 crore 85 lakh 8 thousand 922 people and the death toll stands at 53 lakh 64 thousand 819 people. And 24 crore 70 lakh 16 thousand 458 people have recovered.
The United States, the world’s most powerful country, has had the highest number of infections and deaths from corona. In the country at the top of the list, 5 crore 22 lakh 53 thousand 648 people have been infected with corona so far. 6 lakh 30 thousand 990 people have died.
In India, which is the second most affected and the third deadliest country in the world, 3 crore 46 lakh 57 thousand 6 people have been infected with corona so far. 4 lakh 8 thousand 71 people have died.
Brazil, which is the third most affected and the second deadliest country in the world, has so far infected 2 crore 22 lakh 19 thousand 47 people and the total number of deaths so far is 6 lakh 17 thousand 991 people.
Corona has so far infected 1,15,42,143 people in the United Kingdom, which ranks fourth in terms of infection. Of these, 1 lakh 46 thousand 433 people died.
Russia, which is in the fifth place, has so far affected 1 crore 26 lakh 8 thousand 619 people. 2 lakh 99 thousand 249 people died.
Turkey is sixth, France seventh, Germany eighth, Iran ninth and Spain tenth. Bangladesh ranks 31st in this list.
The coronavirus outbreak began in the last week of December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. So far, Covid-19 has spread to 223 countries and regions of the world including Bangladesh.