PV Desk : Two more persons tested positive with coronavirus (Covid-19) in Bangladesh in last 24 hours, pushing the number of the confirmed cases to 51, according to the IEDCR.

With recovery of six more people in the last 24 hours, a total of 25 coronavirus patients fully recovered.

Prof Meerjady Sabrina Flora, director of Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) came up with the updates at an online media briefing on Tuesday (March 31).

Besides, Bangladesh so far reported five deaths from coronavrius. Currently, 21 patients are now undergoing treatment.

The death toll from the coronavirus or COVID-19 has crossed 38,000 globally as of Tuesday afternoon.

Coronavirus has so far infected about 7.89 lakh people around the world, according to worldometer.