Dhaka: The highly infectious COVID-19 virus has claimed 33 more lives in the past 24 hours, media reports said.
Moreover, 2,654 people were newly diagnosed with COVID-19 during the same period of time.
Additional director general of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Nasima Sultana disclosed this while presenting a regular health bulletin on coronavirus situation on Wednesday, reports Prothom Alo.
Bangladesh recorded its first COVID-19 related death on Mar 18.
The first case in the country was reported on Mar 8.