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11 die of Covid-19 in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:46 PM, 7 March 2021   Updated: 05:30 PM, 7 March 2021

11 die of Covid-19 in 24hrs

11 die of Covid-19 in 24hrs

Eleven more people have died from the coronavirus in the country while 606 others infected in the last 24 hours. With the latest, the death toll from the pandemic has risen to 8,462 while the tally of infections has surged to 550,330. 

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) informed in a press release on Sunday (March 7, 2021). 

Earlier on Thursday, 540 cases were diagnosed while 10 deaths related to the disease were reported. 

According to the release, the recovery count rose to 503,003 after another 1037 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period. 

A total of 14,092 samples were tested at 219 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.

The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases.