Covid cases increase by 60% in a week

  |  Sunday, January 2nd, 2022 |  4:03 pm
       

The Covid-19 infection is on the rise again in the country. In the last one week, the number of this virus infected patients has increased by about 60 percent in comparison to the previous week, according to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

DGHS Spokesperson Dr Robed Amin unveiled this information at regular online bulletin on Sunday.

In the bulletin, Dr Robed Amin said, “The situation around the world is going through a very fragile situation. Since the beginning of the pandemic in December, 2019, there has not been a situation where about 19 lakh people have been infected with Covid-19 in a single day.”

This has not been seen -which was seen two to three days ago around the world, he added.

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