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- Global cases: More than 3.5 million
- Global deaths: More than 247,300
- Most cases reported: United States (over 1.15 million), Spain (over 217,400), Italy (over 210,700), United Kingdom (over 187,800), France (over 168,800)
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 7:54 a.m. Beijing time.
All times below are in Beijing time.
9:44 am: New Zealand reports no new cases in the last 24 hours
New Zealand’s health ministry said as of 9 a.m. local time on Monday, there were no new cases of infection in the country over the last 24 hours. But, one of the probable cases changed to a confirmed case.
The total number of confirmed and probable cases of infection in New Zealand is currently 1,487 and most people are said to have recovered while 20 have died. The country is at alert level 3 where services are slowly resuming…