15 die, 1527 infected, 1509 recovered in 24 hours

Staff Correspondent, Barta24.com, Dhaka
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Fifteen people died from deadly virus corona while 1527 people were infected with the virus in the last 24 hours across the country.

This information was divulged to the media on Friday(0ctober 16) by DGHS through a press release.

According to a press release, the latest deaths and cases of infection have brought the toll to 5623 and 386086 respectively.

The release said that during the time 13577 samples were tested at 109 laboratories across the country making the total test of 2140109 samples. 1509 people have recovered bringing the recovery figure to 300738 so far.

It may be mentioned here that the first case of corona infection was detected in Bangladesh on last March 8 while the first death occurred on March 18.