COVID-19 CASES WORLDWIDE REACH 26.75 MILLION
Based on a Reuters tally, over 26.75 million people have contracted COVID-19 since it was first detected last December 2019.
A total of 875,419 people have died worldwide due to COVID-19.
The virus has been reported in over 210 countries and territories.
The United States remains the hardest-hit country of the pandemic with more than 6.2 million cases.
This was followed by Brazil, India, and Russia.