59 new COVID cases in 24hrs, positivity rate 1.15pc...

59 new COVID cases in 24hrs, positivity rate 1.15pc

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:09 PM, 9 June 2022   Updated: 07:09 PM, 9 June 2022

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Bangladesh today reported zero Covid-19 death in the past 24 hours while it recorded 59 coronavirus positive cases during the period.

“Bangladesh reported 1.15 percent of Covid-19 positive cases as 5,150 samples were tested in the last 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) sources said on Thursday.

The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,131 people and infected 19,53,871 so far, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 19,04,920 after another 149 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.49 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.49 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.