Bangladesh's virus recovery number crosses 1 lakh, deaths 2,424
Published : Tuesday, 14 July, 2020 at 2:47 PM Count : 391
Thirty-three more persons died of novel coronavirus in Bangladesh in last 24 hours, raising total tally to 2,424.
During this time, 3,163 fresh cases were reported, pushing the total cases to 190,057.
The country's recovery number reached 1,03,227 as 4,910 more corona patients returned home after made recovery from the virus infection.
Of the deceased, 23 were male while 10 were female.
Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr Nasima Sultana confirmed the matter at its daily health bulletin on Tuesday afternoon.
She informed that two more corona test laboratories have been up in the country.
The current death rate is 1.28 per cent and the infection rate is 23.51 per cent.
A total of 13,453 samples were tested in 79 labs across the country in the past 24 hours, Dr Nasima said.
She urged all to follow health guidelines properly.