Health Desk – 17 Mar,2021: Global Covid-19 caseload tops 120.5m.
- Globally, there have been more than 120.5 million confirmed cases and more than 2.6 million associated deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University.
- The United States has reported more than 29.5 million confirmed cases.
- More than 536,000 people in the United States have died from the disease.
- More than 72.1 million people in the United States have received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose, according to the CDC.