MOSCOW, may 4 – RIA Novosti. The number of cases of infection with coronavirus in the world exceeded 3.4 million, more than 239 thousand people have died, according to the world health organization (who).

According to the latest who data, per day in the world recorded more than 86,1 thousand new cases of infection, the total number is 3 435 894. The number of deaths per day has increased to 976 (more than 7 thousand less than a day earlier), the total number of victims of coronavirus in the world amounted to 239 604.

Most cases of infection are registered in Europe (1 544 145), where he died more 143,9 thousand people. It is noteworthy that the organization has adjusted the number of deaths in North and South America to the downside, as a result, the figure totaled “minus 582”.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic.

Current data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.