Biggest Global Increase In Coronavirus Is Recorded In One Day With 183,000 Cases In Just 24 Hours

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The biggest global increase in coronavirus cases has been announced as 183,020 cases were recorded in just 24 hours by the World Health Organisation.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

According to a daily report, the biggest increase in cases of the deadly bug came from North and South America with over 116,000 new cases.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

This brings the world total to over 8.7 million with more than 461,000 deaths according to the WHO.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

The previous record for worldwide cases was held at 181,232 on June 18, 2020.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

Despite lockdown relaxing in some countries, last week officials warned the Covid-19 pandemic is still accelerating, reports Mirror Online.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

"The world is in a new and dangerous phase," Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a virtual briefing from WHO headquarters in Geneva.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

"The virus is still spreading fast, it is still deadly, and most people are still susceptible.(Wapbaze_Copyright)

"Tedros, whose leadership of the WHO has been severely criticised by U.S. President Donald Trump, urged people to maintain social distancing and "extreme vigilance."

As well as the Americas, a large number of new cases were coming from South Asia and the Middle East, Tedros added.



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