NEW YORK, April 26 (Xinhua) – Johns Hopkins University's global death toll has exceeded 200,000 by Saturday evening, Xinhua news agency reported. .

The university said the data showed that a total of 200,698 people died of disease as of 1:50 pm, equivalent to 17:50 pm among people worldwide infected with 2. 865,938.

The United States was the worst hit, with 52,782 deaths and 924,576 infections. Italy recorded a record 26,384 deaths and 22,902 Spanish. France and Britain have also been reported to have over 20,000 dead.

Translated by: Mao Bopha January