Global Covid cases near 619 million22 September 2022
Online Desk :
The overall number of global Covid cases is fast approaching 619 million amid a rise in new infections in parts of the world.
According to the latest global data, the total case count mounted to 618,553,048 while the death toll reached 6,535,384 on Wednesday morning.
The US has recorded 97,721,719 cases so far and 1,080,356 people have died from the virus in the country, both highest counts around the world.
India's daily Covid-19 caseload Wednesday increased to 4,510, according to data released by the federal health ministry.
The cases reported on Wednesday marked an increase in comparison to the daily caseload of 4,043 on Tuesday.
With the reporting of fresh cases, India's total Covid-19 caseload is 44,547,599, while the active caseload currently stands at 46,216.
The country also logged 33 related deaths in 24 hours, pushing the overall death toll to 528,403 since the beginning of the pandemic, the ministry said.