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33 more die of Covid-19, 3737 infected

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:44 PM, 26 March 2021   Updated: 07:56 PM, 26 March 2021

33 more die of Covid-19, 3737 infected 

33 more die of Covid-19, 3737 infected 

Bangladesh recorded 33 Covid-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours. With the latest, the tally of deaths rose to 8,830. 

Besides, the tally of infection rose to 5,88,132 as 3737 new patients have been detected during the period, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) in a press release on Friday (March 26, 2021).

The recovery count rose to 531,951 after another 2,057 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, said the release. 

A total of 27,299 samples were tested at 219 authorized laboratories across the country during the time, it added. 

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

China was the world’s first country which on January 11, 2020, reported the first death from the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, the capital of Central China’s Hubei province. 

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