Global coronavirus death toll climbs to 747,682

The whole world has been devastated by the novel coronavirus. Death and infections from the deadly virus are rising alarmingly. A total of 747,682 people died from coronavirus worldwide in the 215 countries and territories since the virus emerged in Wuhan of China last December, according to latest data from worldometer.

So far, 20,832,243 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus. Apart from this, the number of active cases are 5,641,012, the source said.

With the new tally in the 24-hour, 1,331 patients died from coronavirus while 284,777 patients have tested positive, and 264,775 patients have made fully recovery.

Among the coronavirus affected countries, the US has gone up to 169,132 deaths, followed by Brazil with 104,263, Mexico 54,666, India 47,169, UK 41,329.