Covid-19: Global death toll reaches 406,344

Corona Virus poem David P Carroll

The global death toll from Covid-19 reached 406,344 till monday while the confirmed cases are 7,102,965 according to latest data from worldometer.

While 3,466,591 Covid patients have recovered, 3,230,030 are active cases, 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 691,962 confirmed coronavirus cases as of monday. The South American country counted 37,312 deaths from the virus till the date.

Among the countries, the US has been the worst-hit with the highest recorded deaths of 112,469 patients and about 2,007,449 confirmed cases.

Coronavirus cases were first reported in China December last year.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic on March 11.