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Bangladesh records daily highest 231 deaths from Covid-19

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:34 PM, 19 July 2021   Updated: 07:31 PM, 19 July 2021

Bangladesh records daily highest 231 deaths from Covid-19

Bangladesh records daily highest 231 deaths from Covid-19

Bangladesh reported 231 more deaths from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, which is highest ever daily deaths tally, bringing the deaths toll from the pandemic to 18,125.

“The tally of infections has surged to 11,17,310 as 13,321 cases, the second highest daily cases, were confirmed in the last 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today in its routine daily statement.

Among the dead in the preceding 24 hours, 136 were male and 95 were female. The highest 73 deaths were reported in Dhaka division while 57 died in Khulna division.

DGHS said 29.59 percent of the 45,012 samples collected in 24 hours were tested positive.

The recovery count rose to 9,41,343 after another 9,335 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the same time.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning, 84.25 percent recovered, while 1.62 percent died.

Earlier, 225 Covid-19 deaths and 11,578 cases were reported on Sunday (July 18).

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