| 23 Mar 2020, 00:00 | Update : 23 Mar 2020, 18:46
One more person died of coronavirus in the country. With this the number death has reached at three. Six more people have been infected with the virus. Of them three are male and three are female. The number of total coronavirus infected patients has reached at 33.
The information was delivered by IEDCR Director Professor Dr. Meerjady Sabrina Flora at a press conference on Monday.
Dr. Flora said, in the last 24 hours samples of 56 suspected persons have been collected. There coronavirus was detected in six samples. Total 620 samples were tested. The number of total infected patients is 33. Of them, five persons have recovered. Besides 51 persons are in isolation.
She said, among the latest infected six persons, one is a health staff. With this three health staffs have been infected with the virus. Of the infected 33, the number of overseas returnees is 13. Of them 6 people have come from Italy, 2 from USA, 2 from other European countries, 1 from Bahrain, 1 from India and 1 has come from Kuwait.
So far, near about three and half lakh people have been infected with coronavirus throughout the world. The number of death is 14 thousand 698. Besides, 99 thousand 13 people have recovered from the disease.