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Bangladesh reports 775 Covid-19 cases, 6 deaths

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:11 PM, 4 January 2022   Updated: 08:46 PM, 4 January 2022

Bangladesh reports 775 Covid-19 cases, 6 deaths

Bangladesh reports 775 Covid-19 cases, 6 deaths

Six more died of Covid-19 in the preceding 24 hours, taking the total deaths toll to 28,087. The cases tally rose by 775 to 15,87,915 during the same time.

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

The statement said that of the six new dead, two are male while four are female.

The current positivity rate is 3.91 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.75 percent.

A total of 19,980 samples were tested at 849 centers across the country in the previous 24 hours.

The recovery count rose to 15,49, 956 after another 185 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past 24 hours.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.61 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.77 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

Bangladesh first reported Covid-19 cases on March 8, 2020, and the first death from the deadly virus on March 18, ten days later.

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