101 die, 3473 infected & 5907 recovered
One hundred one more people died from deadly virus corona while 3473 people were infected with the virus in the last 24 hours across the country.
This information was sent to the media on Saturday (April 17) by DGHS through a press release.
According to the press release, the latest deaths and cases of infection have brought the toll to 10283 and 715252 respectively.
The release said that during the time 16185 samples were tested at 257 authorized laboratories across the country making the total test of 5150663 samples. 5907 people have recovered bringing the recovery figure to 608815 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.