COVID19: 1.5 lakh cases reported globally

COVID19: 1.5 lakh cases reported globally

Agency News

The number of Covid-19 cases has passed 1.5 lakh globally with more than 5,760 deaths.

Mainland China now has coronavirus 80,824 cases and 3,189 deaths with 65,541 people recovered. Worst-hit country after China remains Italy which saw the biggest increase with more than 415 fresh deaths and 11,000 new cases.

The latest death toll in Italy stood at 1,441 with 21,157 total cases. Spain reported over 1,500 new cases of coronavirus raising its total to 5,753, the second-highest number in Europe after Italy, with the death toll at 183. Iran has recorded 611 fatalities due to the novel virus.

As of Saturday night, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases was 84.