A new type of epidemic coronavirus (Covid-19) Omicron is rampant in many parts of the world. Emergency measures have been taken to prevent the spread of the virus, and vaccination rates are being increased. Yet in the last few days there has been a huge increase in coronary heart disease worldwide. The death toll is also rising.
Another 3,065 people died in the world in the previous 24 hours until 8:30 a.m. Bangladesh time on Sunday (January 2), according to WorldOmiter, a website that tracks global corona statistics. On the other hand, 11 lakh 8 thousand 125 people have been infected in 24 hours.
Earlier, on Saturday (January 1), another 5,620 people died in the world. On the other hand, 18 lakh 31 thousand 294 people were affected.
Earlier on Friday (December 31), a record number of people were infected in the world. At that time, 18 lakh 8 thousand 915 people were infected, according to World Omiter. And 6 thousand 758 people died. In other words, compared to the last two days, the number of victims and deaths has decreased today.
The total number of people affected by Corona in the world so far is 26 crore 98 lakh 1 thousand 469 people and the death toll stands at 54 lakh 57 thousand 982 people. And 25 crore 41 lakh 46 thousand 460 people have recovered.
The United States, the world’s most powerful country, has so far had the highest number of infections and deaths from corona. The total number of identities in the country at the top of the list stood at 5 crore 57 lakh 64 thousand 519 people. A total of 6 lakh 46 thousand 162 people have died.
Corona has so far infected 3 crore 46 lakh 8 thousand 963 people in India, which is the second most affected and the third deadliest. 4 lakh 71 thousand 519 people have died.
Brazil, which is the third most affected and the second deadliest country in the world, has so far infected 2 crore 22 lakh 91 thousand 506 people and the total number of deaths so far is 6 lakh 19 thousand 139 people.
In the United Kingdom, which is in the fourth place in terms of infection, 1 crore 31 lakh 456 people have been infected with corona so far. Of these, 1 lakh 46 thousand 7 people died.
In Russia, which is in the fifth place, 1 crore 5 lakh 19 thousand 733 people have been affected by corona so far. 3 lakh 9 thousand 606 people died.
France is sixth, Turkey seventh, Germany eighth, Spain ninth and Iran tenth. Bangladesh ranks 32nd 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.