3 coronavirus deaths in country, 35 new cases: IEDCR
Published : Monday, 6 April, 2020 at 2:37 PM Count : 1053
Three more people died of COVID-19 while 35 new cases were reported in last 24 hours.
The death toll now stands at 12.
The number of confirmed cases climbed to 123, IEDCR Director Meerjady Sabrina Flora said on Monday in an online briefing at DGHS.
Of the infected patients, thirty are male and five are female.
Earlier, Health Minister Zahid Maleque confirmed about four deaths and 29 more infected cases in the country.
UNB adds: About difference in figures given by the Health Minister and the IEDCR director DGHS Director Dr Abul Kalam Azad said the numbers the minister provided was factually correct as reports of six more patients were submitted later.
"The correct number of death in the past 24 hours is three as there was confusion regarding the misspelled name of a deceased ," he added.