Seven more die as coronavirus cases cross 1000 in country: DGHS

7 more people have died of coronavirus in Bangladesh, raising the total death toll in the country to 46.

Besides, 209 more people have been tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, pushing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 1012.

Nasima Sultana, additional director general of the Directorate General of Health Services, confirmed this at the daily health bulletin of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).

She said in the last 24 hours, highest 1,905 samples were tested.

Meanwhile, as of tuesday, the global death toll from coronavirus reached 120,438.

A total of 1,934,557 people have been infected with the virus and 456,737 people have recovered worldwide in the disease.