20 deaths of Covid 2,273 new infected in 24 hrs

Staff Correspondent
27 November 2020, Fri
Published: 04:34

20 deaths of Covid 2,273 new infected in 24 hrs

Twenty more people have died from the COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 6,544 in the country. 

Besides, the tally of infections has surged to 458,711 as 2,273 new cases have been confirmed during the period. 

A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) made the disclosure on Friday (November 27) afternoon.

Health authorities reported another 2,223 people recovered from the disease in a day, rising the total number of recoveries to 373,676.

In the last 24 hours, 118 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country tested 16,378 samples.

The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first coronavirus cases. 

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