Printed on Thu Jun 30 2022 5:14:16 PM
231 more people died due to coronavirus
Another 231 people have died in the last 24 hours from the deadly coronavirus. The death toll from the virus rose to 20,916 people.
At the same time, 14,844 people were identified as infected with the virus. In the last 24 hours, the total number of newly identified patients stood at 12 lakh 64 thousand 324 people.
On Sunday, August 1, Additional Director General (Administration) of the Department of Health, Prof. Nasima Sultana gave this information.
According to the notification, 48,481 samples have been collected and 49,529 samples have been tested in 24 hours. So far a total of 77 lakh 90 thousand 423 samples have been tested in the country.
Compared to the test, the detection rate is 29.97 percent. Compared to the total test, the detection rate is 16.23 percent.
On March 8 last year, the first 3 people in the country were diagnosed with coronavirus. Ten days later, on March 18, the first person in the country died of the virus.