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Bangladesh reports 2,156 new COVID-19 cases, 39 more deaths

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Bangladesh reported 2,156 new COVID-19 cases and 39 new deaths on Wednesday, making the tally at 454,146 and the death toll at 6,487, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.

The official data showed that 16,001 samples were tested in the last 24 hours across Bangladesh.

The total number of recovered patients in the country stood at 369,179 including 2,302 new recoveries on Wednesday, said the DGHS.

According to the official data, the COVID-19 fatality rate in Bangladesh is now 1.43 percent and the current recovery rate is 81.29 percent.

Bangladesh recorded the highest daily new cases of 4,019 on July 2 and the highest number of deaths of 64 on June 30.

(XINHUA)

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