WHO: Records 66,000 cases per day and an overall figure of about 700,000 infected by Covid-19

This 30 March the World Health Organization confirms that the scope of the Coronavirus pandemic is in more than 200 countries. Being the US and its allies in the United States The one that has the most infected.

Records of new daily cases of coronavirus in the world continue to increase. In recent hours, 66,000 positives were determined, indicating a record, and the overall total is 693,224 infected, according to World Health Organization (WHO) data reported on Monday, March 30.

They also estimate that in addition to showing a tendency to accelerate, it may reach one million global infected people mid-week.

WHO: Records 66,000 cases per day and an overall figure of about 700,000 infected by Covid-19
WHO: Records 66,000 cases per day and an overall figure of about 700,000 infected by Covid-19

Those killed by the pandemic, which affects more than 200 nations and almost every area of the planet, date back to 33,106, showing 3,000 more than in the previous day, according to the agency’s Geneva-based counts.

According to data from the different health authorities of the affected countries, two nations already exceed 100,000 infected: the United States (145,000) and Italy (101,000), although the latter now reached the lowest number of new cases daily (4,050) in the last two weeks.

For its part Spain, with more than 5,000 new infections in the last 24 hours, is positioned in the third country with the most cases (85,000), surpassing today the 81,000 in China.

Together, WHO reported on Monday that it has already raised $622 million from the $675 million it requested two months ago to cover a necessary pandemic preparedness and response plan, although it is estimated that it could expand collection.