Outbreaks appear to be exacerbated worldwide this year due to a new type of coronavirus called Omicron. Health researchers warn that the risk of infection now is much higher. Although many people around the world have been vaccinated, coronavirus infection is not being controlled. Corona infestation has increased in the last one day in the world. On the other hand, the death toll has dropped slightly.
In the previous 24 hours till 8 am on Thursday (February 10), another 24 lakh 1 thousand 113 people were affected by corona. Another 11,464 people died at the same time.
In the previous 24 hours till 8 am on Wednesday (February 9), 21 lakh 71 thousand 26 people were affected by corona. At the same time 11 thousand 759 people died.
According to WorldOmiter, a website that keeps statistics on corona infections and deaths, a total of 40.34 million people were infected with corona in the world till 8 am Bangladesh time on Thursday (February 10) and the death toll stood at 57.64 million. And 32 crore 31 lakh 25 thousand 345 people have recovered.
The United States, the world’s most powerful country, has the highest number of infections and deaths to date. The total number of identities in the country at the top of the list is 6 crore 8 lakh 24 thousand 393 people. A total of 9 lakh 35 thousand 922 people have died.
In India, which is the second most affected and the third deadliest country, 4 crore 24 lakh 8 thousand 122 people have been infected with corona so far. 5 lakh 6 thousand 549 people have died.
Brazil, which is the third most affected and the second deadliest country in the world, has so far contracted 2,69,60,153 people and 6,35,179 people have died so far.
In France, which is in the fourth place in terms of the number of victims, 2 crore 10 lakh 39 thousand 639 people have been affected by corona so far. Of these, one lakh 33 thousand 614 people died.
In the United Kingdom, which is in the fifth place, one crore 80 lakh 119 people have been infected with corona so far. Of these, one lakh 56 thousand 953 people have died.
Russia is sixth, Turkey seventh, Italy eighth, Germany ninth and Spain tenth. Bangladesh ranks 40th in this list.
The coronavirus outbreak began in the last week of December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. So far, Covid-19 has spread to 224 countries and regions of the world including Bangladesh.