World Wide Covid-19 death toll climbs to 711,463

A total of 711,220 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, 18,990,088 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus till Thursday (Bangladesh Time 2:20 pm). Of them, 12,181,811 patients have been considered recovered, the source said.

Apart from this, the number of active cases are 6,096,814.

Among the coronavirus affected countries, the US has gone up to 161,607 deaths, followed by Brazil with 97,418, Mexico 49,698, UK 46,364, India 40,772.