26 COVID-19 deaths, 2,56,565 total recoveries
Bangladesh today recorded 26 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 1,544 fresh cases overnight.
The recovery count rose to 2,56,565 after another 2,179 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.
“Twenty-six more COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 4,939,” the release said.
It said the tally of infections has surged to 3,48,916 as 1,544 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.