Covid-19 cases now exceeds 5.5m Globally


As of a few minutes ago the total number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide now stands at 5,508,904, according to Johns Hopkins University’s coronavirus tracker.

The number of deaths worldwide as a result of the coronavirus stands at 346,326. True death tolls and cases are likely to be significantly higher due to differing definitions and testing rates, delays and suspected underreporting.