The number of cases of coronavirus infection in the world has exceeded 130 million people, it is reported on the website of the World Health Organization.
During the day, 510 365 new cases of COVID-19 and 10 173 deaths were recorded.
The day before 662 690 cases of coronavirus infection became known, 11 306 people died. For all the time, 2 842 135 people became victims of the disease.
Most of the infected are in the USA – 30 304 462. Brazil, India, France, Russia, Great Britain, Italy, Turkey, Spain and Germany are also in the top ten.
Recall, in the Russian Federation per day identified 8,817 new cases of COVID-19, 357 people died. Since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 4.5 million Russians have become infected with the coronavirus, of which 100,374 people have died.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova said that the number of citizens wishing to be vaccinated against coronavirus infection has sharply increased in the country.