Daily Covid-19 cases rise, 18 more die...

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Daily Covid-19 cases rise, 18 more die

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:42 PM, 1 November 2020   Updated: 06:03 PM, 1 November 2020

Daily Covid-19 cases rise, 18 more die

Daily Covid-19 cases rise, 18 more die

Another 18 more Covid-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 5941 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,09,252 as 1568 new cases were confirmed during the period. 

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

Besides, the recovery count rose to 3,25,940 after another 1795 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period. 

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.