More 187 people die, 6684 get covid & 11371 recovered
One hundred eighty seven more people died from deadly virus corona while 6684 people got infected by the virus in the last 24 hours across the country.
This information was sent to the media on Sunday (August 15) by DGHS through a press release.
According to the press release, the latest deaths and cases of infection have brought the toll to 24175 and 1418902 respectively.
The release said that during the time 33330 samples were tested at 613 authorized laboratories across the country making the total test of 8408850 samples. 11371 people have recovered bringing the recovery figure to 1292698 so far.
It may be mentioned here that the first case of corona infection was detected in Bangladesh on last March 8 (2020) while the first death occurred on March 18.