The world health organization has estimated that over the past day in the world died even 5 429 patients with a diagnosis of “coronavirus infection”.

Thus, from the beginning of the pandemic COVID-19 number of deaths reached 259 474.

In the last 24 hours revealed 87 729 infection, during the period of the pandemic coronavirus — 3 759 967.

Leader in the number of identified diagnoses remains Europe (1 654 345), reports RIA Novosti.

Earlier it was reported that research on the coronavirus will be carried out in Moscow on the basis of the analysis of venous blood.