Bangladesh reports 2,609 new covid cases, 30 more die

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Dhaka : With the detection of 2,609 new covid cases in the last 24 hours, the total tally in the country surged to 5,63,006, the country’s Health department said in a statement on Monday.
The country also witnessed 30 more deaths in the past 24 hours, mounting the death toll to 8,620.
In the last 24 hours, samples of 25,111 people have been tested.
A total of 5,24,159 have been recovered in the country including 1,754 people recovering in the last 24 hours.
The first COVID-19 case in the country was identified on March 8. The first death occurred on March 17.