The demise toll worldwide from the novel coronavirus surpassed 500,000 on Sunday, in accordance with a working tally by US-based Johns Hopkins College.
The worldwide tally for virus-linked deaths reached 500,108, whereas the variety of recoveries topped 5.08 million
International coronavirus circumstances have surpassed 10 million.
The US stays the worst-hit nation with over 2.53 million infections, whereas its demise toll exceeds 125,700.
Brazil, which has the biggest variety of COVID-19 circumstances and deaths in Latin America, has the second-highest variety of infections worldwide with 1.31 million.
Russia, India, Italy, Spain and the UK are additionally among the many hardest-hit nations on the earth.
Total, the virus has unfold to 188 nations and areas since late final 12 months.