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36 more die of Covid-19 in country, cases fall

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:42 PM, 28 November 2020   Updated: 03:48 PM, 28 November 2020

36 more die of Covid-19 in country, cases fall

36 more die of Covid-19 in country, cases fall

Bangladesh today recorded 36 more coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 1,908 fresh cases overnight.

The recovery count rose to 375,885 after another 2,209 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.

“Thirty-six more COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6,580,” the release said.

It said the tally of infections has surged to 460,619 as 1,908 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

A total of 14,012 samples were tested at 117 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.

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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