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Bangladesh logs 51 deaths from Covid-19, 1871 fresh cases

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:23 PM, 12 September 2021   Updated: 07:09 PM, 12 September 2021

Bangladesh logs 51 deaths from Covid-19, 1871 fresh cases

Bangladesh logs 51 deaths from Covid-19, 1871 fresh cases

Bangladesh reported 51 more deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the tally from the pandemic to 26,931. 

On the other hand, the total caseload stood at 15,30,413 as 1,871 more tested positive for the virus during the same time.

It was said in a press release signed by professor Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General (Administration), Directorate General of Heal10th Services (DGHS) on Sunday.

DGHS said 7.46 percent of the 25,074 samples collected in 24 hours were tested positive.

The recovery count rose to 14,78,821 after another 3,586 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the same time.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning, 96.51 percent recovered, while 1.76 percent died.

The highest single day deaths 264 from Covid-19 were reported on Tuesday (August 10).

The first Covid-19 cases were reported in Bangladesh on March 8, 2020 while the first death from the virus was reported on March 18.

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