One more Covid-19 death, 373 fresh cases...

One more Covid-19 death, 373 fresh cases

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 05:14 PM, 28 December 2021   Updated: 10:08 PM, 28 December 2021

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One more coronavirus death has been reported in the next 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 28,062 in the country. 

Besides, the caseload has stood at 15,84,023 with 397 fresh cases, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement on Tuesday. 

Earlier on Monday, DGHS reported one coronavirus death and 373 fresh cases. 

"The country reported 2.10 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 18,938 samples were tested in the past 24 hours," it said. 

In the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus in Dhaka city and Upazilas of the district is 340 while one Covid-19 death was reported during the period. 

The recovery count rose to 15,48,044 after another 294 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past day.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.73 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.77 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

The DGHS said among the total 28,062 fatalities, 12,254 occurred in Dhaka division, 5,688 in Chattogram, 2,060 in Rajshahi, 3,618 in Khulna, 949 in Barishal, 1,273 in Sylhet, 1,373 in Rangpur and 847 in Mymensingh divisions.