22 more die, 692 get infected & 785 recovered in 24 hours

Staff Correspondent, Barta24.com, Dhaka
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Twenty two people died from deadly virus corona while 692 people tested positive with the virus in the last 24 hours across the country.

This information was divulged to the media on Saturday (January 9) by DGHS through a press release.

According to the press release, the latest deaths and cases of infection have brought the toll to 7756 and 521382 respectively.

The release said that during the time 12908 samples were tested at 181 laboratories across the country making the total test of 3344399 samples. 785 people have recovered bringing the recovery figure to 466064 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.