The daily death toll in the country has again crossed 200. In the last 24 hours (Saturday morning from 8 am to Sunday morning today) 226 people have died due to corona. After four days in a row, the daily death toll dropped to 200.
Four days later, the number of patients identified has exceeded 11,000. In the last 24 hours, 11,291 new patients have been identified.
This information has been given in the press release of the health department on Sunday afternoon. Compared to the previous day, both death and identification have increased in Corona.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 36,057 samples were tested. In contrast to the test, the patient identification rate stood at 30.04 percent. In the previous 24 hours, 195 people died in Corona. At that time 6,060 patients were identified. The patient identification rate was 32.55 percent.
According to a press release issued by the Department of Health, the total number of patients diagnosed with corona in the country so far stands at 11 lakh 64 thousand 835. A total of 19,264 people died. And 9 lakh 97 thousand 923 people have recovered so far after being infected with corona. 10 thousand 574 people have recovered in the last 24 hours.
In the last 24 hours, 79 people have died in Dhaka division. 50 people have died in Khulna division. 40 people died in Chittagong division. The rest are from other departments.
In December 2019, the first new coronavirus infection occurred in Wuhan, China. Within a few months, the virus spread around the world. The first corona infection was detected in Bangladesh on March 8 last year. Since then, although the infection has been less at different times, the situation in the country has reached alarming levels for about two months. Coronary delta-type seizures have multiplied daily infections and deaths.
In the first two weeks of this month, the country observed strict restrictions to control the infection. During this time all types of offices as well as public transport were closed. After the ban was relaxed for eight days on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha on July 21, the two-week lockdown has resumed from last Friday. At this time 11 thousand 291 new patients have been identified.
At present, Bangladesh is in the twelfth position in the list of the countries in the world which have the highest number of daily deaths in Corona. The World Health Organization has released the list based on data from the past week (updated as of Friday).
According to the World Health Organization, 9,201 people have died in Indonesia in the last one week. The second highest death toll in the Latin American country of Ecuador was 6,060. At this time the most patients have been identified in the UK 3 lakh 21 thousand 223 people. At that time, the second highest number of patients was identified in Indonesia as 3 lakh 17 thousand 606 people.
In the last one week (till Friday), a total of 19 crore 22 lakh 74 thousand 206 corona patients have been identified in the world. And 41 lakh 37 thousand 517 people have died.
The highest number of patients identified and killed so far is in the United States. Although Brazil ranks second in the list of deaths, it ranks third in terms of patient identification. India ranks second in terms of patient identification and third in terms of mortality.