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32 die, 1275 test positive in a day in country

Coronavirus

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:49 PM, 27 September 2020   Updated: 05:30 PM, 27 September 2020

32 die, 1275 test positive in a day in country

32 die, 1275 test positive in a day in country

Thirty-two more COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 5161 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 3,59,148 as 1275 new cases were confirmed during the period.

A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) revealed the information on Sunday. 

According to the release, a total of 10,685 samples were tested at 93 authorized laboratories across the country during the time. Meanwhile, the recovery count rose to 270,491 after another 1714 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period. 

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

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