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One lac recover from Covid-19 in Bangladesh

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Health Desk-15 July, 2020: The number of Covid-19 recoveries in the country crossed the one-lac-mark, taking the total to 103,227.

This is around 54.31 percent of all confirmed cases.

In the last 24 hours till Tuesday , 33 people died of Covid-19, taking the death toll at 2,424, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

During this period, 3,163 positive cases were recorded, taking the number of confirmed cases to 1,90,057, Prof Nasima Sultana, additional director general (admin) of the DGHS said during Tuesday's briefing.

Over the last nine days, the daily infection rate had been showing an increasing trend.

On July 5, the rate was 19.57 percent.

Starting from January 21, 9,66,400 samples were tested for the deadly virus so far.

So far, Dhaka division witnessed the highest Covid-19 deaths -- 1,208 (around 50 percent) -- followed by Chattogram with 626 deaths (slightly over 26 percent).