Covid-19 deaths 3 times in a day...

Dhaka, Thursday   20 January 2022

9 die, 237 infected

Covid-19 deaths 3 times in a day

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 05:40 PM, 25 November 2021   Updated: 08:37 PM, 25 November 2021

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Bangladesh today has seen the increase in the deaths by Covid-19 as three times as many people, i.e, nine people died of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. The number of deaths was reported 3 yesterday. With this, the tally of deaths from the pandemic has stood at 27,970.  

At the same time, 237 people were diagnosed with the Covid-19 in the span of 24 hours, bringing the overall caseload to 15,75,185.

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement on Thursday.

The country reported 1.25 percent of Covid-19 positive cases as 18,888 samples were tested in the last 24 hours, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 15,39,553 after another 360 patients were discharged from the hospitals in the span of 24 hours.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.74 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.78 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.