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7 more die of Covid-19, 619 infected in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:17 PM, 4 March 2021   Updated: 04:18 PM, 4 March 2021

7 more die of Covid-19, 619 infected in 24hrs

7 more die of Covid-19, 619 infected in 24hrs

Seven more people have died from the coronavirus in the country while 619 others infected in the last 24 hours. 

With the latest fatalities and infections, the death toll from the pandemic has risen to 8,435 while the tally of infections has surged to 5,48,549, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) in a press release on Thursday (March 4, 2021). 

Earlier on Wednesday, 614 COVID-19 patients were diagnosed while five deaths related to the disease were reported. 

According to the release, the recovery count rose to 500,468 after another 841 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period. 

A total of 15,985 samples were tested at 216 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.

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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