Global coronavirus cases passed 2.3 million on Saturday, according to a running tally by the U.S.-based Johns Hopkins University.
The university’s data showed the global number of deaths reached 158,422, while total recoveries stand at 589,576.
A total of 2,300,874 cases were recorded worldwide as the U.S. continues to be the worst-hit with the highest numbers of infections and deaths, more than 694,296 and nearly 31,456, respectively.
While Italy has the second-highest death toll with 23,227, Spain comes second with the highest cases, over 191,726.
China, the ground zero of the virus, reported a total of 4,636 deaths and