More than 60,000 deaths worldwide from coronavirus

Mortuary workers push a coffin of a person who died at a nursing home during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Leganes Madrid, near Madrid, Spain.

Mortuary workers push a coffin of a person who died at a nursing home during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Leganes Madrid, near Madrid, Spain.

Reuters

JOHANNESBURG - The global COVID-19 death toll has surpassed 60,000.

Countries worldwide are running out of options as the virus continues to spread.

More than one-million people worldwide have contracted the virus.

Over 230,000 people have recovered from the disease.

READ: Stay at home: SA medical practitioners plead

The outbreak began in Wuhan, China in December.

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