World coronavirus caseload crosses 112 million

SourceSaudi Gazette
SectorHealthcare
CountryMiddle east

LONDON — As many as 112 million (112,041,186) people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 2,479,452 have died, according to a worldodometer tally. It reported that there have been 87,405,673 cases of global recoveries.Coronavirus is continuing its spread across the world with over 100 million confirmed cases in 218 countries and more than 2.47 million deaths. The virus is surging in many regions and countries that had apparent success in suppressing initial outbreaks are also seeing infections rise again.The US has recorded about 28 million cases (28,734,397) and more than 500,704 deaths, the highest figures in the world. Daily cases were at record levels in early January but they are now falling.Canada, which has a far lower death rate than the US, also experienced a winter surge but daily cases are also falling there now.Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director Dr.

Rochelle Walensky told NBC network, “We are still at about 100,000 cases a day. We are still at around 1,500 to 3,500 deaths ...read more...