Virus cases cross 40,000 with record 2,029 in a day
Published : Thursday, 28 May, 2020 at 2:36 PM Count : 545
The number of coronavirus positive cases crossed 40,000 as Bangladesh recorded 2,029 cases in a single day.
Meanwhile, the death tally reached 559 with 15 more deaths till Thursday, Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr Nasima Sultana confirmed at a regular online briefing.
A total of 9,310 samples have been tested in 49 labs across the country in the last 24 hours.
Some 500 corona patients have recovered during this period, taking the total number to 8,425, Dr Nasima said.