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Bangladesh confirms 27 more deaths, 2851 new corona cases

Staff Correspondent | banglanews24.com
Update: 2020-08-07 14:55:26
Bangladesh confirms 27 more deaths, 2851 new corona cases Prof Dr Nasima Sultana

Bangladesh on Friday confirmed 27 more deaths from coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 3,333.

According to the Health authorities, 2,851 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 2,52,502.

Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general of DGHS, revealed the latest figures in the daily online bulletin of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on the COVID-19 situation on Friday afternoon. 

As 1,760 patients recovered in last 24 hours, the number of total recovery reached 1,45,584, she also said.

In the last 24 hours, some 12,699 samples were tested in 84 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country, Dr Nasima added.

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

BDST: 1455 HRS, AUG 07, 2020
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