The number of detected cases of coronavirus in the world for a day increased by more than 118 thousand and exceeded 6.5 million, in total, more than 387 thousand people died, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported.
According to the latest data of the organization, 118,526 cases of infection with a new coronavirus infection were registered during the day, and 4,288 patients with COVID-19 died. Thus, the total number of detected cases of COVID-19 in the world is 6,535,354, and the number of fatalities is 387,155.
Most cases of infection were registered in North and South America-3,084,517 and Europe-2,230,706.
On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic.