COVID-19 Morning Brief: Over 9 million infected across the world
Hello and welcome to today’s live coverage of coronavirus news in India and across the world, with me, Sushmita Panda and my colleagues Himanshu Shekhar, Shashwat Bhandari, Vani Mehrotra, Priya Jaiswal, Sidhant Mamtany and Rashi Hardaha. You can get in touch with us directly on twitter @sushmitapanda, @himaanshus, @ShashBhandari @vani_mehrotra @priyajais, @SidMamtany, and @rashihardaha for news, tips, photos, questions and comments. Stay tuned to Indiatvnews.com (@indiatvnews) for all the latest updates on what’s happening around the world.
Here’s a quick overview:
The total number of global cases has surpassed 9.1 million, including more than 474,000 fatalities. More than 4,921,000 patients are reported to have recovered.
Deaths by country:
- United States- 1,16,825
- Brazil- 41,901
- Italy- 34,223
- Spain- 27,136
- France- 29,374
- United Kingdom- 41,481
- Belgium – 9,646
Coronavirus in India: Total COVID-19 positive cases cross 440,000-mark
Coronavirus Death Toll in India: As of Monday evening, the death toll stood at 14,015