Over the past day, 492,351 people were infected with the coronavirus and 9,689 people died.
APA reports quoting TASS that this was stated in the latest report of the World Health Organization (WHO).
In total, 118,754,336 cases of infection and 2,634,370 deaths were officially registered worldwide.
In the last 24 hours, more than 41% of infections occurred in Europe (204,889). Other places are shared by North and South America (188,005) and Southeast Asia (51,286).
Source: Azeri-Press News Agency