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Bangladesh reports 34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1,444 cases

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:30 PM, 30 May 2021   Updated: 08:29 PM, 30 May 2021

Bangladesh reports 34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1,444 cases

Bangladesh reports 34 more Covid-19 deaths, 1,444 cases

Thirty-four more people succumbed to the Covid-19 in the past 24 hours in Bangladesh, taking the death toll from the pandemic to 12,583.   

Besides, another 1,444 people were diagnosed with the virus during the period, increasing the overall caseload to 798,830.

It was said in a press release signed by Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Sunday (May 29, 2021).   

It said 10.11 percent of the 14,277 samples collected in 24 hours were positive. 

The recovery counts rose to 738,805 as another 1,397 people were recovered from the diseases.

The mortality rate stands at 1.58 percent while the rate of recuperation stands at 92.48 percent. 

Earlier on Saturday, 38 deaths and 1,043 cases were reported related to the disease.

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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