Two people died after being infected with coronavirus in the last 24 hours in Bangladesh. IEDCR Director Dr. Meerjady Sabrina Flora delivered the information at the regular briefing on Saturday.
She said, earlier six people died and with the two new deaths the number of death stands at 8. Newly nine people have been infected and with this the number of infected people stands at 70. So far 30 people have recovered.
The deadly coronavirus that spread from Wuhan city of China so far infected about 11 lakh 18 thousand people in 205 countries and regions in the world. Of them nearly 60 thousand people died. Besides, more than 2 lakh 28 thousand people have recovered.
The first coronavirus infected patient was detected in the country on March 8.