(Reuters) – Coronavirus-related deaths worldwide crossed 3 million on Tuesday, according to a Reuters tally, as the latest global resurgence of COVID-19 infections is challenging vaccination efforts across the globe.
Worldwide COVID-19 deaths are rising once again, especially in Brazil and India. Health officials blame more infectious variants that were first detected in the United Kingdom and South Africa, along with public fatigue with lockdowns and other restrictions.
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Update: Global coronavirus death toll passes 3 million – with the latest million fatalities coming in three months (Daily Mail/Reuters)
WNU Editor: The current John Hopkins’ Covid-19 death toll number (at 1:00 EST April 7) is at 2,871,000 (link here).