Bangladesh saw another big jump in the coronavirus cases on Wednesday as the health authorities confirmed the detection of 3462 new coronavirus cases.
“Besides, the deadly virus claimed 37 more lives during the same period,” said Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr. Nasima Sultana at the daily briefing.
Since March 8, when the first cases were reported, Bangladesh has carried out 6,60,444 tests and identified 1,22,660 Covid-19 patients.
The death tally reached 1582 today.
The country has been seeing a spike in the number of cases in recent weeks.