Number of corona cases including 709 new, crossed to 13,000.In the last 24 hours, the coronavirus epidemic has killed seven more lives in the country. The death toll from the virus rose to 206. At the same time, another 709 people were identified as infected with corona. As a result, the number of people infected with this deadly virus has increased to 13,134.
Additional Director General (Administration) of the Department of Health, Prof. Dr. Nasima Sultana.
She said another 5,707 samples were collected in the last 24 hours to detect coronavirus. Five thousand and 941 samples were tested by combining some of the previous ones. A total of one lakh and 11 thousand 454 samples were tested in the country. The new sample tested the coronavirus in 709 more people. A total of 13,134 people have been affected in the country. Seven more died among the victims. As a result, the death toll stood at 206. And in the last 24 hours, 191 more people have recovered. In all, 2,101 people have recovered.
The bulletin urges everyone to follow the guidelines of the Department of Health and the World Health Organization to avoid the risk of coronavirus infection.
Although it was first identified in Wuhan, China, last December, the whole world is now infected with the coronavirus. Other regions of the world including Europe-America-Asia are suffering severely. The number of people infected with this virus in the world is about 39 lakh. The death toll is around 2.75 lakh. However, about 13.5 lakh patients have already recovered.
On March 08, the first coronavirus patient was identified in Bangladesh. With the passing of the day, this number is increasing by leaps and bounds. The procession of death is also long.
Holidays are underway across the country to prevent the spread of this deadly virus. All types of public transport including closed buses, trains, launches. But recently garment factories have been opened in different areas including Dhaka-Narayanganj-Gazipur. It has also been decided to keep the shopping mall open conditionally from next Sunday (May 10). The mosque has also been opened to the public since last Thursday (May 07) to offer five prayers in congregation in terms of condition.
News Room, May 08,2020