Worldwide death toll due to Covid-19 pandemic surpasses

The number of people who have died worldwide in the Covid-19 pandemic has surpassed three million.

According to the Johns Hopkins University, almost 140 million cases have been recorded since the pandemic began.

In the meantime, WHO chief Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus warned  , that cases and deaths are continuing to increase at worrying rates and the world  is approaching the highest rate of infection so far. Mr. Dr Tedros added that globally, the number of new cases per week has nearly doubled over the past two months.

According to Media reports, last week saw an average of 12,000 deaths a day reported around the world.