Bangladesh logs highest 1,273 COVID-19 infections in a day, 14 more die

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Fourteen more patients died of coronavirus and 1,273 people were diagnosed with COVID-19 infection in the last 24 hours as of Sunday.

With the latest figure, the number of total confirmed cases jumped to 22,268.

Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, currently serving as Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), disclosed the information in the daily online health bulletin, held at the Management Information System (MIS) on Sunday afternoon.

In the last 24 hours, 41 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country, tested 8,114 samples, she added.

However, 256 people were cured of the ailment in the last 24-hours, bringing the count to 4,373.