The number of active cases stands at 3,003,852
The world encounters a gradual elevation in the number of global daily cases for three consecutive days.
According to Worldometers, a total of 125,511 new coronavirus cases in the world had been recorded on Friday, taking the total number of Covid-19 cases to 6,026,418.
The number is 9,207 higher than that of the previous day, which was 116,304 and again 169,036 higher than the day before, which was 106,475.
A week ago, on May 22, the number of new cases worldwide was 107,521 and a week before that on May 15, it was 99,401.
Till now, the number of active cases stands at 3,003,852.
Of the active cases 2,953,343 (98%) were identified to be in mild condition while the rest 53,754 (2%) have been marked as serious or critical.
At the same time, 2,671,440 people from across the world have recovered fully from the infection or were discharged from treatment – which was 88% of cases which had an outcome.
The Covid-19 pandemic has claimed 367,116 lives since its discovery in December 2019 – which was 12% 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.