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Dhaka, Monday   18 January 2021

28 more die of Covid-19 in country, 2419 new infected

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:24 PM, 23 November 2020   Updated: 07:44 PM, 23 November 2020

28 more die of Covid-19 in country, 2419 new infected

28 more die of Covid-19 in country, 2419 new infected

Twenty-eight more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6,416 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 449,760 as 2,419 new cases were confirmed during the period.

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) came up with the information in a press release issued on Monday. 

A total of 16059 samples were tested at 117 authorized laboratories across the country during the time. The recovery count rose to 364,611 after another 2,183 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period.

The first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8 and the first death on March 18.

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