World Health: Corona infections globally are on the rise


The World Health Organization announced a 38 percent increase in coronavirus cases in August compared to the previous month, and that more than 1.4 million cases were reported worldwide.

The World Health Organization published its epidemiological update report on Saturday.

According to the report, in the 28-day period from July 31 to August 27, more than 1.4 million new cases of Corona and more than 1,800 deaths due to the virus were reported.


Compared to the previous 28-day period, there was a 38 percent increase in infection cases and a 50 percent decrease in the death rate.

According to the report, the reported cases do not accurately reflect infection rates due to a decrease in testing and reporting globally.

According to World Health Organization data, more than 770 million cases of Corona and 6 million 956 thousand deaths due to the epidemic have been reported around the world.