Another 2635 test positive for COVID-19 while 35 die in 24 hrs

Thirty-five more patients died of novel coronavirus infections while 2,635 people were found to be positive for COVID-19, testing 12,486 samples in the last 24 hours, the health authorities of Bangladesh said on Saturday.

Besides, 2,635 people tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 63,026.

With the latest figures, the number of people died of the novel virus infections as of Saturday stands at 846 while 63,026 infected and 13,325 patients recovered.

Of the COVID-19 patients who died in the last 24 hours, 28 were male while seven female.

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.