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Covid-19: Deaths rise, cases fall in country

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:29 PM, 29 April 2021   Updated: 05:44 PM, 29 April 2021

Covid-19: Deaths rise, cases fall in country

Covid-19: Deaths rise, cases fall in country

Bangladesh has reported 88 more Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 11,393, according to the official figures.

Besides, 2,341 Covid-19 cases were confirmed during the period. With the latest, the tally of infections has surged to 7,56,955.

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) informed this in a press release on Thursday (April 29, 2021).

Among the dead in the past 24 hours, 52 are males while 36 are females.

A total of 24,928 samples were tested at 335 authorized laboratories across the country during the time, the press release added.

In the past 24 hours, another 4,782 people were discharged from the hospital, raising the total number of cured patients to 6,77,101.

Earlier, 77 deaths and 2,955 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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