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Bangladesh confirms 33 more deaths, 2654 new corona cases

Staff Correspondent | banglanews24.com
Update: 2020-08-05 14:37:29
Bangladesh confirms 33 more deaths, 2654 new corona cases Prof Dr Nasima Sultana

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Wednesday (August 05) confirmed 33 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,267.

According to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), 2,654 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 2,46,674.

Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general of DGHS, came up with the information in an online regular health bulletin about the latest corona situation in the country.

As 1,890 patients recovered in last 24 hours, the number of total recovery reached 1,41,750, she also said.

In the last 24 hours, some 11,160 samples were tested in coronavirus testing laboratories across the country, Dr Sultana added.

Bangladesh reported its first croronaviurs case on March 8 while first death on March 18.

BDST: 1440 HRS, AUG 05, 2020
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