nCoV: Global cases top 62.6 million mark

Washington: The number of global Novel Coronavirus cases has topped 62.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.45 million on Monday, the Johns Hopkins University said.
The University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood at 62,670,153 and 1,458,360, respectively.
The US is the world’s highest number of cases and deaths at 13,374,162 and 266,838, respectively, according to the CSSE.
India comes in second place in terms of cases at 9,392,919, while the country’s death toll soared to 136,696.
The other countries cases are Brazil (6,314,740), France (2,270,573), Russia (2,249,890), Spain (1,628,208) and the UK (1,621,305) the CSSE figures showed.
Brazil currently accounts for the second highest number of fatalities at 172,833.
The countries with a death toll above 30,000 were Mexico (105,459), the UK (58,342), Italy (54,904), France (52,410), Iran (47,874), Spain (44,668) and Russia (39,127).