Country reports 1,166 new cases, 21 deaths
Published : Tuesday, 26 May, 2020 at 2:36 PM Count : 523
Bangladesh recorded 1,166 coronavirus cases in last 24 hours till on Tuesday afternoon, raising the confirmed cases to 36,751.
Meanwhile, 21 fatalities were reported during the perion, taking the toll to 522.
Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr Nasima Sultana disclosed the figure at its regular online briefing this afternoon.
A total of 5,463 samples were tested across the country during the period, Dr Nasima said.
More 245 patients have recovered from the virus infections in the past 24 hours, taking the total recovery cases to 7,579.