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Covid-19: 16 die, 314 infected in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:53 PM, 17 October 2021   Updated: 06:00 PM, 17 October 2021

Covid-19: 16 die, 314 infected in 24hrs

Covid-19: 16 die, 314 infected in 24hrs

Bangladesh reported 16 more deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the tally from the pandemic to 27,768.

On the other hand, the total caseload stood at 15,65,488 as 314 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 Health Services (DGHS) on Sunday.

Of the 16 deaths in the past 24 hours, 10 are male and 6 are female.

The current positivity rate is 1.74 percent while the total positivity rate is 15.59 percent.

A total of  22,153 samples were tested at 815 centers across the country in last 24 hours.

In the past 24 hours, 529 patients recovered from the viral disease totaling the recovery to 15,27,862.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning, 97.60 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.

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