Global COVID-19 cases reach 98 lakh, near 4,95,845 fatalities

Global confirmed COVID-19 cases have crossed 98 lakh, with near 4 lakh 95,845 fatalities. According to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University, 98,74,354 cases of novel coronavirus have been reported across the world.

The United States continues to remain the worst-hit with over 25 lakh cases and one lakh 25 thousand 434 deaths, followed by Brazil 1,274,974 cases and over 55 thousand deaths and Russia reported 6,27,646 cases and 8,969 deaths.