Coronavirus: 50 more die, 2,856 new infected in Bangladesh

Bangladesh today recorded 50 coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 2,856 fresh cases in 24 hours. Raising the total number of infections to 216,110.

During the period the country registered death increased total number of fatalities to 2,801.

Health authorities reported that another 2,006 people have recovered from the disease in a day, taking the total number of recoveries to 119,208.

Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr Nasima Sultana came up with the disclosure at its daily health bulletin.

In the last 24 hours, 80 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country tested 12,398 samples.

The virus has killed 630,661 people globally and infected 15,392,493 so far.