31 more die of Covid-19, 1358 infected in 24hrs ...

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31 more die of Covid-19, 1358 infected in 24hrs 

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:26 PM, 28 May 2021   Updated: 05:32 PM, 28 May 2021

31 more die of Covid-19, 1358 infected in 24hrs 

31 more die of Covid-19, 1358 infected in 24hrs 

Bangladesh has reported another 31 deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) in the past 24 hours, taking the tally of death from the pandemic to 12,511.

Besides, another 1,358  people were diagnosed with the virus during the period, bringing the overall caseload to 796,343.

It was said in a press release signed by Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Friday (May 27, 2021).

It said 9.30 percent of the 14,606 samples collected in 24 hours were positive. Among the dead in last 18 hours, 13 were male and 8 were female.

The recovery counts rose to 7,36,221 as another 1,064 people were recovered from the diseases.

The mortality rate stands at 1.57 percent while the rate of recuperation stands at 92.45 percent. 

Earlier, 22 deaths and 1,292 cases were reported related to the disease yesterday.

The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18, ten days after the detection of the first COVID-19 cases.

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