Highest number of Covid-19 cases and deaths in a single day
| 06 Apr 2021, 16:51
Highest 66 people died after being infected with coronavirus in the last 24 hours.
The information was delivered through the regular press briefing about Covid-19 situation in the country sent by the health directorate on Tuesday.
In this period total 7,213 Covid-19 cases were traced in the country. These are the highest record of infections and deaths in a single day in the country.
Earlier, highest number of deaths due to Covid-19 infection was 64 on June 30 last year.
Meanwhile, in the last several days the numbers of daily deaths were over 50. The number of total deaths has reached at 9,384.
The press release said, in the last 24 hours 2,969 people were recovered from the deadly virus. With this number the recovery count has reached at 5,58,383.
Among the deceased of last 24 hours 39 were male and 27 were female. 64 people died in the hospitals and two died at their homes. Among the total deceased (9,384) 7,043 were male and 2,341 were female.