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Total 542,248 cases, 8,329 deaths

Bangladesh sees 15 deaths, 391 corona cases in 24-hr

Staff Correspondent | banglanews24.com
Update: 2021-02-18 16:23:19
Bangladesh sees 15 deaths, 391 corona cases in 24-hr

Bangladesh today confirmed 15 deaths from coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 8,329.

According to the Health authorities, 391 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 542,248.

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) disclosed the update of the country’s coronavirus situation issuing a press release this afternoon.

As 678 patients have recovered in last 24 hours, the number of total recoveries reached 489,932, it also said.

A total of 3,908,257 samples have been tested so far with 14,603 samples tested in 214 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country in last 24 hours, the release added.

Bangladesh reported its first Coronavirus case on March 8 while first death on March 18 in last year.

BDST: 1625 HRS, FEB 18, 2021
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