At least 10 Bangladeshis died in New York till Friday as coronavirus cases surge in the United States, according to local journalists.
However, the Bangladeshi community in New York suspects that the death toll would be higher than that.
Local Journalist Nihar Siddiqui told The Daily Star that so far he received death news of 12 Bangladeshis from coronavirus so far.
On the other hand, another journalist Hasanuzzaman Saki confirms deaths of 10 Bangladeshis.
New York continues to be an epicenter of the outbreak, reporting almost 40,000 cases and 365 deaths, USA today reports yesterday.