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Covid-19: 6 die, infects 368 in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 05:02 PM, 20 October 2021   Updated: 06:51 PM, 20 October 2021

Covid-19: 6 die, infects 368 in 24hrs

Covid-19: 6 die, infects 368 in 24hrs

Bangladesh reported six more deaths from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the tally from the pandemic to 27,791.

On the other hand, the total caseload stood at 15,66,664 as 368 more tested positive for the virus during the same time, Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement on Tuesday.

The current positivity rate is 1.80 percent while the total positivity rate is 15.43 percent.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning, 97.63 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.

Earlier, 7 Covid-19 deaths and 469 new cases were reported yesterday.

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

Bangladesh reported the first Covid-19 cases on March 8, 2020, and the first death from the virus was reported on March 18.