Country reports 42 more virus deaths
Published : Wednesday, 22 July, 2020 at 2:43 PM Count : 1766
Bangladesh on Wednesday reported another 42 more deaths from COVID-19 and 2,744 positive cases.
Now, the death toll reached 2,751 while the cases 2,13,254.
Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), confirmed the figure at the daily health bulletin this afternoon.
The current death rate is 1.29 per cent.
Some 1,805 more virus patients have recovered in last 24 hours, taking the total recovery number to 1,17,202.
During this period, total 12,050 samples were tested across the country.
Of the today's death, 30 were male while 12 were female.
Some 2,429 more corona patients are under quarantine. A total of 357,876 people have completed their quarantine period.