In the world, 662 690 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected per day, 11 306 people died, it is reported on the website of the World Health Organization.
This rate of daily morbidity is the highest since January 17.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 129.9 million people have been infected with the coronavirus, of which more than 2.8 million have died.
Most cases of infection were recorded in the United States – 30,238,692. Also, the top five include Brazil (more than 12.8 million), India (more than 12.3 million), France (more than 4.6 million) and Russia (more than 4.5 million).
Earlier it was reported that in the United States per day identified 69 822 cases of coronavirus infection, 967 patients became victims of the disease.
In Russia in 24 hours 9,021 cases of COVID-19 were recorded, 384 people died.