Bangladesh confirms four more coronavirus deaths, 219 new cases
Publish- April 15, 2020, 02:41 PM
Update- April 15, 2020, 06:05 PM
Bangladesh reported 219 new coronavirus cases and four more deaths on Wednesday, taking the number of fatalities in the country to 50.
So far, there have been 1,231 coronavirus cases in the country, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said at the daily briefing of the Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).
He said seven patients have recovered, taking the total number of recovery to 49.The minister said in the last 24 hours, 1,740 samples were tested and emphasised increasing the number of tests to help prevent the spread of the virus.