1319 more Covid cases, 1 death recorded in 24 hrs

Jago News Desk Published: 23 June 2022, 05:04 PM
1319 more Covid cases, 1 death recorded in 24 hrs
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The Bangladesh government reported 1,319 more Coronavirus cases and one death in the last 24 hours.

With this, the total number of infections increased to 19,60,528 and the fatalities remain at 29,135. 

The Directorate General of Health Services said this in a press release on Thursday.

The new cases were found after testing 9,214 samples in the past day.

During the period, 127 more patients recovered from the illness, taking the total recoveries to 19,06,232.

Bangladesh, however, first reported its coronavirus cases on March 8, 2020. 

The virus first emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December 2019 and then it spread to other countries.

To date, the epidemic infected 546,725,764 people and killed 6,346,057 across the globe, according to Worldometer, a website that compiles the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths from it.

However, the total number of people who recovered from the virus reached 522,364,421 across the world.