Daily COVID count: No deaths, 17 fresh cases counted in a day
Published: 04:35 PM, 30 April 2022 Updated: 05:19 PM, 30 April 2022
Bangladesh reported zero Covid-19 death for the ten straight days as no new deaths were reported in the last 24 hours while it recorded only 17 coronavirus positive cases during the period.
“Bangladesh reported 0.58 percent of Covid-19 positive cases as 2,938 samples were tested in the last 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) sources said on Wednesday.
The total positivity rate stands at 13.96 percent, said the press release.
The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,127 people and infected 19,52,691 so far, the statement added.
The recovery count rose to 18,95,404 after another 258 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.
From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.07 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.49 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.
The country recorded zero coronavirus death for the first time on November 20, 2021, since the pandemic began on March 8, 2020.