Coronavirus: 10,412,421 cases, 508,228 deaths reported in world wide

The global death toll from coronavirus reached 508,228 at 11:45am till Tuesday (Bangladesh Time), according to latest data from worldometer.

While 10,412,421 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus, 5,668,668 patients have recovered across the world, the source said.

According to Centre for System Science and Engineering of the Johns Hopkins University data, Brazil has come up to the second position after US with 1,370,488 confirmed coronavirus cases as of tuesday. The South American country counted 58,385 deaths from the virus till the date.

Coronavirus cases were first reported in China in December last year. The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic on 11 March.

Bangladesh so far has confirmed 141,801 cases with 1,783 deaths.