Till now, the number of active cases stands at 3,014,627
The world encounters gradual elevation in the number of global daily cases for two consecutive days.
According to Worldometers, a total of 121,413 new coronavirus cases in the world had been recorded on Wednesday, taking the total number of Covid-19 cases to 6,562,695.
The number is 6,198 higher than that of the previous day, which was 115,215 and again 17,467 higher than the day before, which was 103,946.
A week ago, on May 27, the number of new cases worldwide was 106,475 and a week before that on May 20, it was 102,164.
Till now, the number of active cases stands at 3,014,627.
Of the active cases 2,960,312 (98%) were identified to be in mild condition while the rest 54,200 (2%) have been marked as serious or critical.
At the same time, 3,171,032 people from across the world have recovered fully from the infection or were discharged from treatment – which was 89% of cases which had an outcome.
The Covid-19 pandemic has claimed 388,041 lives since its discovery in December 2019 – which was 11% of cases which had an outcome.
In January, China effectively shut down Wuhan and placed its 11 million residents in effective quarantine after the novel coronavirus infection turned into outbreak.
The virus is thought to have emerged late last year in a Wuhan market illegally trading wildlife. It can cause pneumonia, respiratory diseases, among others, and spreads between people in droplets from coughs and sneezes.
Till now, coronavirus or Covid-19 has affected 213 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.