'Coronavirus cases in Bangladesh rise to 44'
Live Correspondent: Five more people have been tested positive in Bangladesh for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, raising the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 44.
However, no person was died from coronaviurs in the last 24 hours in the country, it added. Director of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora announced this at a press briefing at IEDCR in Mohakhali on Thursday.
"IEDCR tested 126 samples in the last 24 hours ... it tested samples of 920 people so far. The total number of infected people is now 44 as five more people have been diagnosed with the disease. Among them, two are imported cases and three has come in contact with a previously-infected patient," she said.
Dhaka 26 March (campuslive24.com)//tr