Over the past 24 hours, more than 260,000 new cases of the corona virus have been reported worldwide, the largest number of new cases in a single day since the outbreak.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says the most new cases of the corona virus were reported on Saturday, July 18, following the outbreak. The number of these cases is more than 260,000. The highest number of new cases was reported in the United States, Brazil, India and South Africa.
Similarly, the highest number of deaths in a single day since May 10 was recorded on Saturday. It is reported that on July 18 alone, 7,360 people were killed. The total number of deaths worldwide due to this global pandemic has now exceeded 600000.
The corona virus was first reported in December last year in the Chinese city of Wuhan, which has now spread to 210 countries and territories around the world.
The number of confirmed cases of Corona virus in Pakistan has reached more than 263,000 but the number of recoveries is increasing rapidly. According to Pakistani officials, the epidemic has so far killed 5,568 people in the country.
Meanwhile, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has appealed to the people to be careful, especially on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha and play their role in defeating the virus. In a tweet, he said that both the number of corona patients and the death rate have decreased due to the strategy of his government.