Covid-19: 42 die in a day, 2,744 new infected in Bangladesh

Bangladesh today recorded 42 coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 2,744 fresh cases in 24 hours. Raising the total number of infections to 213,254.

During the period the country registered death increased total number of fatalities to 2,751.

Additional Director General of Health Directorate Professor Dr Nasima Sultana made the disclosure during a virtual briefing today.

Health authorities reported that another 1,805 people have recovered from the disease in a day, taking the total number of recoveries to 117,202.

The virus has killed 619,817 people globally and infected 15,107,948 so far.