Worldwide Coronavirus Cases Cross 64.03 Million, Death Toll at 1,489,276

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London, December 03, 2020, SPA -- More than 64.03 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,489,276 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
India's daily rise in coronavirus infections stayed below 40,000 for a fourth straight day, as 35,551 new cases took the tally to 9.53 millon, health ministry data showed on Thursday. India's tally remains the world's second highest after the United States, where the figure is 13.7 million.
Deaths in India rose by 526, taking the toll to 138,648, the ministry added.
Russia confirmed a record 28,145 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, including 7,750 in Moscow, taking the national total to 2,375,546.
Authorities also reported 554 deaths in the last 24 hours, pushing the official death toll to 41,607 since the pandemic began.
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 22,046 to 1,106,789 and the reported death toll rose by 479 to 17,602, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Thursday.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.
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14:07 LOCAL TIME 11:07 GMT
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