Over 2 million coronavirus cases registered worldwide; death toll tops 160,000

More than a pair of million coronavirus cases are recorded worldwide, concerning half them in Europe, per a tally compiled by AFP from official sources, reportable press agency AFP.

A total of a hundred and sixty,759 deaths are reportable among the two,251,695 cases, the report additional.

In Europe, the hardest-hit continent, there area unit one,115,555 declared infections and ninety seven,985 deaths.

Meanwhile, within the u. s., the country wherever the virus is progressing most apace, there area unit 706,779 cases together with thirty seven,079 fatalities.

The tallies, mistreatment information collected by AFP from national authorities and knowledge from the globe Health Organization (WHO), in all probability mirror solely a fraction of the particular variety of infections.

Many countries area unit testing solely the foremost serious cases, the report additional.

(With inputs from AFP)

Posted in News on Apr 19, 2020


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