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Bangladesh sees 5 deaths from Covid-19, infects 289

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:02 PM, 25 October 2021   Updated: 06:08 PM, 25 October 2021

Bangladesh sees 5 deaths from Covid-19, infects 289

Bangladesh sees 5 deaths from Covid-19, infects 289

Bangladesh today reported 289 COVID-19 cases while the coronavirus claimed overnight five lives. 

"The country reported 1.39 percent COVID-19 positive cases as 20,833 samples were tested in the past 24 hours," Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.

Of the five deaths in the past 24 hours, two were male and three were female.

The official tally showed the virus killed 27,828 people and infected 15,67,981 so far, it added.

The recovery count rose to 15,31,740 after another 413 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning 97.69 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.

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