Washington, November 19 (IANS). According to Johns Hopkins University, the total number of coronavirus cases in the world has crossed 56 million. At the same time, the death toll has crossed 13.4 lakh. According to Thursday’s update from the University’s Center for System Science and Engineering (CSSE), the total number of cases in the world at present was 5,61,78,674 and the number of deaths was 13,48,348.
The highest number of 1,15,25,149 cases and 2,50,483 deaths have been reported in the world. This is followed by India in second place with 89,12,907 cases. So far 1,30,993 people have died here. Brazil is at number three with 59,45,849 in number of cases. But Brazil is second in the world in death toll, so far 1,67,455 people have died here.
Countries where more than 1 million cases have been reported include France (21,15,717), Russia (19,75,629), Spain (15,25,341), UK (14,34,004), Argentina (13,39,337), Italy ( 12,72,352), Colombia (12,18,002) and Mexico (10,15,071).
Among the countries with more than 20 thousand deaths, Mexico (99,528), UK (53,368), Italy (47,217), France (46,772), Iran (42,941), Spain (42,039), Argentina (36,347), Peru (35,317), Colombia. (34,563), Russia (34,068) and South Africa (20,556).