Over 4 million people have recovered from COVID-19 globally: Johns Hopkins University

WION Web Team
NEW DELHI Published: Jun 18, 2020, 09:11 PM(IST)

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With 2,164,497 cases and 1, 17,783 deaths, the US continues with the world's highest number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities, according to the CSSE.

More than 4 million individuals have recovered from COVID-19 around the world, days after 8 million cases of the novel coronavirus were confirmed globally, according to the most recent data available from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.

The total number of cases stood at 8,384,043, while the fatalities increased to 449,695, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.

With 2,164,497 cases and 1, 17,783 deaths, the US continues with the world's highest number of COVID-19 infections and fatalities, according to the CSSE.

In terms of cases, Brazil comes in second place with 9, 55,377 infections.

This was followed by Russia (5,52,549), India (3,54,065), the UK (3,00,717), Spain (2,44,683), Peru (2,40,908), Italy (2,37,828), Chile (2,20,628), Iran (1,95,051), France (1,94,805), Germany (1,88,604), Turkey (1,82,727), Mexico (1,59,793), Pakistan (1,54,760), Saudi Arabia (1,41,234) and Canada (1,01,491), the CSSE figures showed.

(With inputs from agencies)

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