Global Count Of Coronavirus Infections Tops 30 Million
More than 30 million people have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began in December 2019.
Johns Hopkins University released the figures on Thursday, which showed the U.S. was still leading the globe with more than 6.6 million cases of the novel coronavirus.
Surging rates of infections in India, including more than 97,000 in a 24-hour period this week, have added to ongoing concern that the pandemic is far from being under control. The World Health Organization has also warned of an “alarming” rise of transmissions in Europe.
More than 944,000 people have died from COVID-19, including nearly 200,000 people in the U.S. alone.
The figures are almost certainly lower than the actual number of cases due to difficulties in testing early in the pandemic and the …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]