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Daily Covid-19 cases, deaths decrease in country

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:35 PM, 6 November 2020   Updated: 04:57 PM, 6 November 2020

Daily Covid-19 cases, deaths decrease in country

Daily Covid-19 cases, deaths decrease in country

The number of Covid-19 deaths and infections in the country has decreased in the last 24 hours. 15 more patients died, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6036 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,17,475 as 1469 new cases were confirmed during the period.

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) came up with the information in a press release issued on Friday.  

According to the release, a total of 13,521 samples were tested at 113 authorized laboratories across the country during the time. Besides, another 1439 patients were recovered from the virus.

The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases. 

The coronavirus, that first reported in China late last year, is now affecting 213 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.

As of this afternoon, a total of 49,093,659 people has been diagnosed with the virus worldwide, as the death toll rises to 1,240,683 while 35,026,249 patients have recovered, according to worldometers data.