New Delhi: Confirmed U.S. coronavirus cases most in world, overtaking China, Italy. With 82,404 confirmed cases, US has taken over China and Italy, making it the country with the largest outbreak in the world, according to John Hopkins University.
There are 38,000 cases in New York alone.
While globally over 4.5 lakh #Covid19 cases are confirmed, China has not reported any new locally-transmitted infection.
The Johns Hopkins University data showed the global death toll touching 22,993 and surpassing the 5-lakh mark (510,108 infected) around 11:45 pm IST on March 26. As of now, the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases are 531,860 and total deaths 24,057 globally on Friday 8.40 AM IST, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
The scale of its spread has left nations shocked and the medical fraternity stunned. Coronavirus took 67 days to infect the first 1 lakh people after the outbreak on December 31, 2019. The next 1 lakh were infected in 11 days while the virus took four days to reach the 3 lakh-mark. From 3 to 4 lakh took just three days and the next 1 lakh took only two days.