Dhaka, May 13: The death toll from novel coronavirus has reached 269 as 19 more deaths were reported in the last 24 hours in the country on Wednesday Of the 19, 12 are male and seven are female.
Besides, 1,162 more cases have been detected, taking the total number to 17,822. Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of Health Directorate, said that in the last 24 hours, 7,900 samples were examined and of them 1,162 got positive results. As many as 214 more have also recovered, raising the number of cured patients to 3,361, she said.(UNI)