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Global fatality jumps to 5,47,498

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Global fatality from coronavirus jumped to 5,47,498 with total cases  1,19,88, 572 and recovered 69,40, 286 as of Wednesday morning, according to the latest report of worldometer.
Among the countries, the US has been the worst-hit with the highest recorded deaths of 131,455 patients and about 2,993,759confirmed cases.
According to JHU data, Brazil has grabbed the second position after the US with 1,668,589 cases and 66,741 deaths while India taken the third position again with 719,665 cases. India has so far reported 20,160 deaths.
Meanwhile, Russia counted the fourth highest Covid-19 cases -- 693,215 -- till date.
Coronavirus cases were first reported in China in December last year.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic on March 11.

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