Coronavirus: Global death toll reaches 317,279


The global death toll from coronavirus pandemic reached 317,279 as of Monday evening reports UNB.
Since first reported in China in December last year, coronavirus has so far infected 4,835,874 people globally, according to Worldometer.

Meanwhile, among the currently 2,646,575 infected patients, 2,602,246 are in mild condition, which is 98 percent.
On the other hand, 44,329 of the currently infected patients are in serious condition, and their percentage is only two, the Worldometer shows.

The virus is currently affecting 215 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.
Globally, the US has the highest number of cases at more than 1.53 million and its death toll is 91,036, also the highest in the world.
Currently, the number of confirmed cases in Bangladesh stands at 23,358 and deaths at 349.