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Covid-19: 10 die, 540 infected in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:28 PM, 6 March 2021  

Covid-19: 10 die, 540 infected in 24hrs

Covid-19: 10 die, 540 infected in 24hrs

Ten more people have died from the coronavirus in the country while 540 others infected in the last 24 hours. 

With the latest fatalities and infections, the death toll from the pandemic has risen to 8,451 while the tally of infections has surged to 549,724. 

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) informed in a press release on Saturday (March 6, 2021). 

Earlier on Thursday, 635 cases were diagnosed while six deaths related to the disease were reported. 

According to the release, the recovery count rose to 501,966 after another 822 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period. 

A total of 13,082 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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