Publish: 01 Aug 2020, 11:05 am
According to data provided by the Centre for System Science and Technology at Johns Hopkins University, the global death toll from the novel coronavirus infection exceeded 678,695 as of Saturday morning.
Moreover, 17,531,059 Covid-19 cases have been confirmed around the world.
Although cases of new infections are still on the increase in the infected world population, most of them are in mild condition.
Among the currently 5,914,449 infected patients, 5,848,846 are in mild condition, which is 99 percent, Worldometer records in its daily updates. On the other hand, 65,603 (of the currently infected patients are in serious condition, and their percentage is only one.
So far, 10,272,824 people have recovered.
In Bangladesh, 28 people died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours on Friday, with a death count of 3,111.
In fact, 2,772 more people tested positive for the infection, for a total of 237,661 reported cases.