The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases passed 6.1 million globally on Monday morning, said Johns Hopkins University data.
There have now been 61,65,181 confirmed cases and 3,71,995 deaths linked to COVID-19.
The United States has the highest number of confirmed cases – 17,89,364– and the highest death toll – 104,358.
In Brazil, the number of confirmed cases has passed half a million, the second highest total in the world.
Russia has confirmed 405,843 cases, the UK 276,156 Spain 239,479, Italy 232,997 and India190,609.
The UK has the second-highest death toll at 38,571, followed by Italy 33,415 deaths, Brazil 29,314 , France 28,805 and Spain 27,127, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Novel coronavirus cases were first reported in China December last year. The World Health Organisation declared the coronavirus crisis a pandemic on March 11.
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