Washington, October 17: Worldwide, the number of coronavirus cases has crossed 39 million, while more than 1,103,350 people have lost their lives. Johns Hopkins University gave this information. The university’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering CSSE revealed in its latest update that as of Saturday morning, the total number of cases stood at 39,247,785 and the death toll rose to 1,103,352. According to CSSE, the US tops the most affected countries with the highest number of 8,045,090 cases and 218,529 deaths in the world.
At the same time, India is in second place with 7,370,468 cases, while 112,161 people have lost their lives in the country. CSSE data showed that the other top 15 countries with maximum cases of corona were Brazil 5,200,300, Russia 1,361,317, Argentina 965,609, Colombia 945,354, Spain 936,560, France 876,342, Peru 859,740, Mexico 841,661, South Africa 700,203, UK 692,112, Iran 522,387, Chile 522,387, Chile. 488,190, Iraq 420,303, Italy 391,611 and Bangladesh 386,086.
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Brazil currently ranks second in terms of deaths from Corona with 153,214 deaths. Other countries with more than 10,000 deaths were Mexico 85,704, Britain 43,519, Italy 36,427, Spain 33,775, Peru 33,577, France 33,325, Iran 29,870, Colombia 28,616, Argentina 25,723, Russia 3,580, South Africa 18,370, Chile 13,529, Ecuador 12,357, Indonesia. There are 12,347, Belgium 10,327 and Iraq 10,142.