Global Death Toll from COVID-19 Passes One Million
September 29 , 2020
The death toll from the deadly COVID-19 pandemic across the world has crossed one million on Tuesday. According to the Hopkins University tally, the number of casualties in the US, Brazil, and India makes up almost half that total. Researchers say the number of new infections is surging in many regions. Experts believe that the real figure of deaths may be much higher. UN Secretary-General António Guterres called it a "mind-numbing figure" and "an agonizing milestone."