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Daily Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:23 PM, 15 November 2020   Updated: 03:46 PM, 15 November 2020

Daily Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

Daily Covid-19 deaths, cases rise in country

Twenty one more people have died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6194 in the country. Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 4,32,333 as 1837 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.  

According to the release, a total of 14,060 samples were tested at 113 authorized laboratories across the country during the time. Besides, the recovery count rose to 3,49,442 after another 1693 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.