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Bangladesh reports 30 more deaths, 2,364 cases

Staff Correspondent || shiningbd

Published: 19:09, 19 November 2020   Update: 19:12, 19 November 2020
Bangladesh reports 30 more deaths, 2,364 cases

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Bangladesh reported 30 new deaths from the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking a total of 6,305.

Another 2,364 coronavirus patients are found in 24 hours, raising the total number of infections to 441,159.

A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) made the disclosure on Thursday afternoon.
Health authorities reported another 1,934 people recovered from the disease in a day, rising the total number of recoveries to 356,722.

In the last 24 hours, 117 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country tested 17,531 samples.

Of the total sample tests, 13.48 percent tested positive in the past 24 hours, while 16.92 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.

Among the total infections, 80.86 percent of patients have recovered, while 1.43 percent died so far since the first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8.