New York: Global Covid-19 deaths surpassed 690,000 on Monday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University. Also Read - 2021 Haridwar Kumbh: In a First, Number of Pilgrims to Be Restricted; Entry Passes to Be Issued

Total Covid-19 cases around the world rose to 18,109,901, according to the CSSE, with deaths reaching 690,055, Xinhua reported. Also Read - COVID-19 Implications: Patients Suffering From COVID-19 Are Facing Cardiac Issues

The US reported the most Covid-19 cases and deaths, standing at 4,668,406 and 154,861 respectively, followed by Brazil with 2,733,677 cases and 94,104 deaths. Other countries with over 30,000 fatalities include Mexico, Britain, India, Italy and France. Also Read - COVID-19 Vaccine Will Be Available By The Beginning of 2021: Harsh Vardhan