In the last 24 hours 77 people died after being infected with coronavirus in the country and the death toll has reached at 9,661. It is the highest number of casualties occured in a single day due to the infection of coronavirus in Bangladesh.
The information was delivered through a press release of the health directorate on Saturday afternoon.
In this period total 26,077 samples were tested in the authorized laboratories across the country. Of the tested samples 5,343 coronavirus cases were traced in the country. With this number the number of total cases has reached at 6,78,937.
In the last 24 hours 3,837 people were recovered from the deadly virus infection and the recovery count has risen to 5,72,378.