China, where the virus originated, is reported under 90,000 total cases.
The COVID-19 death toll in India surged to 44,466, and the number of confirmed cases rose to 2,214,137.
The number of coronavirus cases in the United States surpassed five million on Sunday (August 9) as the pandemic continues to surge across the country.
Besides, Russia (887,000 cases) and South Africa (559,000 cases) enter TOP5 countries with the highest incidence rate.
As of today, August 8, MA is reported 112,173 cases, with 8,500 deaths linked to the virus. The country has recorded more than 1,60,000 deaths, almost a quarter of the world's total.
There have been 191 new recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 64,935, the ministry added. As of Sunday, Brazil was 2nd with simply over 3 million cases, followed by India at 2.1 millioncases And the USA is at the top of another grim coronavirus list, according to Johns Hopkins, with more than 162,000 deaths.
Currently, 7,716 patients are receiving treatment, including 115 in ICU, the statement added.
California, Florida, Texas, New York and Georgia stand as hot spots for the virus as the five states account for more than 40% of reported US coronavirus cases. Five states account for 40% of all the cases in the country.
Two of the nine new cases were imported, while the origin of one imported case is unknown, the National Center for Disease Control and Public Health said.