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Covid-19: 187 more die, 3697 infected in country

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:59 PM, 22 July 2021   Updated: 08:18 PM, 22 July 2021

Covid-19: 187 more die, 3697 infected in country

Covid-19: 187 more die, 3697 infected in country

Bangladesh reported  187 more deaths from Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the deaths toll from the pandemic to 18,685.

“The tally of infections has surged to 11,40,200 as two months low 3,697 cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today in its routine daily statement.

The highest 75 deaths were reported in Dhaka division while 44 died in Khulna division.

DGHS said 32.19 percent of the 11,486 samples collected in 24 hours were tested positive.

The recovery count rose to 9,69,610 after another 8,566 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the same time.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning 85.04 percent recovered, while 1.64 percent died.

Earlier, 231 Covid-19 deaths and 13,321 cases were reported on Sunday (July 19).

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