Another 8,841 people died in the world in the previous 24 hours until 8:30 a.m. Bangladesh time on Friday (December 24), according to WorldOmiter, a website that tracks global corona statistics. On the other hand, 9 lakh 14 thousand 349 people have been identified.
Earlier, 8,220 people had died in the previous 24 hours till 8:30 am on Thursday (December 23). 6 lakh 74 thousand 996 people were identified.
The total number of people affected by Corona in the world so far is 26 crore 85 lakh 2 thousand 81 and the death toll stands at 54 lakh 374 people. And 24 crore 91 lakh 72 thousand 240 people have recovered.
The United States, the world’s most powerful country, has so far had the highest number of infections and deaths from the corona. At the top of the list, 5 crore 26 lakh 8 thousand 451 people have been infected with corona so far. 6 lakh 34 thousand 455 people have died.
In India, which is the second most affected and the third deadliest country in the world, 3 crore 46 lakh 82 thousand 756 people have been infected with corona so far. 4 lakh 8 thousand 73 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 26 thousand 573 people, and the total number of deaths so far is 6 lakh 18 thousand 228 people.
In the United Kingdom, which is in the fourth place in terms of infection, so far 1 crore 17 lakh 8 thousand 262 people have been infected with corona. Of these, 1 lakh 46 thousand 720 people died.
In Russia, which is in the fifth place, 1 crore 31 lakh 17 thousand 650 people have been affected by corona so far. 3 lakh 1 thousand 261 people died.
Turkey is sixth, France seventh, Germany eighth, Iran ninth and Spain tenth. Bangladesh ranks 32nd in this list.
In the last week of December 2019, coronavirus transmission started from Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. So far, Covid-19 has spread to 223 countries and regions of the world including Bangladesh.