9 more die of coronavirus, 306 new cases detected in 24hrs: IEDCR

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Nine died of coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours, IEDCR said today.

The death toll now stands at 84, said Dr Meerjady Sabrina Flora, director, Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, said during a briefing. With this, the total number of infected has reached 2,144.

She came up with the information while addressing an online regular health bulletin of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) about the latest corona situation in the country.

The director also said eight more Covid-19 patients have recovered in the past 24 hours and a total of 66 patients have been recovered from the disease so far.

Meanwhile, as of tuesday, the global death toll from coronavirus reached 154,422.

A total of 2,259,681 people have been infected with the virus and 578,359 people have recovered worldwide in the disease.