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Covid-19: 97 die, 3306 infected in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:01 PM, 26 April 2021   Updated: 04:35 PM, 26 April 2021

Covid-19: 97 die, 3306 infected in 24hrs

Covid-19: 97 die, 3306 infected in 24hrs

Bangladesh has reported 97 more Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 11,150, according to the official figures.

Besides, 3,306 Covid-19 cases were confirmed during the period. With the latest, the tally of infections has surged to 7,48,628.
 
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) informed this in a press release on Monday (April 26, 2021).

A total of 25,786 samples were tested at 335 authorized laboratories across the country during the time, the press release added. “The virus detection rate was 13.94 percent in the past 24 hours.”

In the past 24 hours, another 4,241 people were discharged from the hospital, raising the total number of cured patients to 6,61,693.

Earlier, 101 deaths and 2,922 cases were reported related to the disease yesterday.

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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