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Coronavirus:

Bangladesh reports 26 more deaths, 1544 cases

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:58 PM, 20 September 2020   Updated: 04:37 PM, 20 September 2020

Bangladesh reports 26 more deaths, 1544 cases

Bangladesh reports 26 more deaths, 1544 cases

Another 26 people have died of coronavirus in the country. The death toll has risen to 4,939. In addition, 1,544 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the last 24 hours, taking the cases tally to 3,48,916.

This information was given in a press release sent from the health department on Friday.

The notification further said that samples of 11,591 people were tested across the country in the last 24 hours. Besides, 2,179 people have recovered in one day. With this, the number of people recovering from the virus stood at 256,565.

The first case of coronavirus infection (Covid-19) in the country was identified on March 8. Ten days later, on March 18, the first person died of the coronavirus.

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