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Dhaka, Wednesday   16 June 2021

Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:50 PM, 25 May 2021   Updated: 05:35 PM, 25 May 2021

Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

Another 40 people died from coronavirus (Covid-19) in the country in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 12,441.

Besides, another 1,675 people were diagnosed with the virus during the period, bringing the overall caseload to 792,196.

It was said in a press release signed by Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) (Administration) on Tuesday (May 25, 2021).

A total of 16, 624 samples were collected in the past 24 hours.

The recovery counts rose to 7,32,810 as another 1,279 people were recovered from the diseases.

Earlier, 25 deaths and 1,441 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.