The number of corona infections worldwide has increased by 284,196 in the past 24 hours, which is the highest increase in 24 hours since the start of the pandemic.
The World Health Organization (WHO) reported this on Friday.
The number of deaths increased by 9753, the highest since April 30.
The most significant increase in corona cases was recorded by the WHO in the US, Brazil, India and South Africa.
The number of coronavirus infections worldwide is well over 15 million, while more than 633,000 people have died as a result.