As of Saturday, October 30 morning, a total of 246,743,439 people has been diagnosed with coronavirus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 5,004,370 while 223,529,314 patients have recovered, according to Worldometers data.
In the last 24 hours, 467,944 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus around the world while 7,581 died from the pandemic. The US has registered the highest number of deaths from the pandemic during the period.
Earlier on Friday, 487,909 COVID-19 patients were detected while 8,131 deaths related to the disease were reported worldwide.
The US has registered 1,556 deaths and 80,469 new cases in the last 24 hours. With this, a total of 765,722 people died in the country due to the pandemic and 46,771,979 have been infected so far.
Russia has seen the second-highest death toll of 1,163 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 236,220. The total number of cases has exceeded 8,432,546 with 39,849 new infections.
Ukraine has registered the third-highest death toll of 648 during the time. With this, the tally of fatalities from the pandemic has risen to 66,852 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 2,878,674 with 26,870 new cases.
In India, 552 more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 457,773. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 34,259,719 as 14,189 new cases were confirmed during the period.
Romania has reported 12,474 new coronavirus cases, taking the overall caseload to 1,628,501. The death toll due to COVID-19 climbed to 46,911 with 480 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours.
The coronavirus, which was first reported in China in 2019, is now affecting 220 countries and territories around the world.