Covid19 death toll surpasses 1.3 million: AFP

News Desk

The death tally of the novel Covid19 pandemic has surpassed over 1.3 million around the world, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP.

According to AFP, there have been at least 1,303,783 deaths for 53,380,442 declared cases of Covid-19.

However, according to some experts, the official data is likely to capture only a fraction of the number of total infections and fatalities.

Due to the second wave of Coronavirus new cases and deaths are increasing mostly in Europe and the United States.

The death toll of US has reached to 244,345, while Brazil was the next most affected country measured by deaths 164,737, then India 129,188, Mexico 97,624 and Britain 51,304.