One more dies
Corona infects 112 more, number rises to 330 in Bangladesh
Published : Thursday, 9 April, 2020 at 2:45 PM Count : 746
Another death from coronavirus has been recorded in the country in the last 24 hours, raising the toll to 21.
The number of confirmed cases climbed to 330 with reports of 112 new cases during the period, informed Health Minister Zahid Maleque after joining a regular bulletin of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) on Thursday.
Meanwhile, the global death toll from coronavirus has reached 88,502 till Thursday morning.
The bulletin was informed that some 1,097 samples have been tested in last 24 hours, including 618 in Dhaka and 497 outside Dhaka.
Prof Meerjady Sebrina Flora said the dead is a male, aged 60, and a resident of Dhaka.
Of the new cases, 70 males and 42 females.