Coronavirus is ravaging the world with an unprecedented fury as it recorded highest deaths and cases in the last 24 hours till 10am on Thursday.
During the period, record 727,572 fresh cases were registered around the world to take the total to 74,534,155, according to data collated by tracking website Worldometer.
Besides, the virus killed 13,591 people, highest death toll in a 24-hour period since the pandemic, bringing the total casualties to 1,655,226.
Of the currently infected 20,506,395 patients, 20,230,370 are in mild condition while 107,498 are in serious or critical condition.
So far, 52,372,534 people have made recovery from Covid-19 globally.
The US is the worst-hit country with highest cases and deaths in the world at 17,392,618 and 314,577 respectively while India has 2nd highest cases of 9,951,072 and third highest fatalities of 144,487 and Brazil has 2nd highest deaths of 183,822 and third highest cases of 7,042,695.
Bangladesh has so far confirmed 495,841 cases and 7,156 deaths from coronavirus.
Coronavirus has affected 218 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.