Worldwide Coronavirus Cases Cross 58.61 Million, Death Toll at 1,389,031
More than 58.61 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,389,031 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
Russia reported a record high of 25,173 new coronavirus infections on Monday, including 6,866 in the capital Moscow, bringing the national tally to 2,114,502.
Authorities also reported 361 coronavirus-related deaths in the last 24 hours, taking the official death toll to 36,540.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 10,864 to 929,133 and the reported death toll rose by 90 to 14,112, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Monday.
- Indonesia's coronavirus caseload has surpassed the half million mark, with 4,442 new infections reported on Monday, data from the country's health ministry showed. Indonesia saw 118 more COVID-19 deaths, bringing its total fatalities to 16,002.
Southeast Asia's biggest and most populous country has the region's highest number of COVID-19 cases and deaths.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.