50 die of Covid-19, 3319 infected in 24hrs...

Dhaka, Wednesday   04 August 2021

50 die of Covid-19, 3319 infected in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:43 PM, 15 June 2021   Updated: 06:07 PM, 15 June 2021

50 die of Covid-19, 3319 infected in 24hrs

50 die of Covid-19, 3319 infected in 24hrs

Bangladesh reported 50 more deaths from COVID-19 and 3319 fresh cases in the last 24 hours.

“The tally of infections has surged to 8,33,291 as 3319 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours... 50 people died of COVID-19 during the period, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 13,222” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement today. 

Among the dead in the last 24 hours, 30 were male while 20 were female.

About 23,265 samples were tested across the country in the last 24 hours, yielding a positivity rate of 14.27 percent.

The recovery count rose to 7,71,073  after another 2,243 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day. The recovery count stands at 92.53 percent.

Earlier on Sunday, 54 deaths linked to COVID-19, and 3,050 fresh cases were reported. 

Bangladesh recorded the highest number of COVID-19 fatalities on April 19 this year when the virus killed 112 people in a day.

DailyBangladesh/SA