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Global Coronavirus Death Toll Crosses 10,000, Says Report; Italy Worst Affected with 3,405 Fatalities

Paramedics work at one of the emergency structures that were set up to ease procedures at the Brescia hospital, northern Italy. (Image: AP)

Paramedics work at one of the emergency structures that were set up to ease procedures at the Brescia hospital, northern Italy. (Image: AP)

In total, 10,080 deaths have been reported, most of them in Europe (4,932) and Asia (3,431).

  • AFP Paris
  • Last Updated: March 20, 2020, 5:00 PM IST
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The number of people who have died as a result of the coronavirus pandemic now exceeds 10,000, according to an AFP tally based on official data at 10.30am GMT on Friday.


In total, 10,080 deaths have been reported, most of them in Europe (4,932) and Asia (3,431).

Italy is the worst affected country with 3,405 fatalities, followed by China with 3,248, the initial epicentre of the outbreak, and Iran with 1,433.

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