Covid-19: One dies, 874 cases reported in 24hrs...

Covid-19: One dies, 874 cases reported in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:37 PM, 21 June 2022  

Covid-19: One dies, 874 cases reported in 24hrs

Covid-19: One dies, 874 cases reported in 24hrs

Bangladesh today reported one Covid-19 death in the last 24 hours while it recorded 874 Covid-19 cases in a day, the highest since February 28.

“Bangladesh reported 874 Covid-19 positive cases as 9,927 samples were tested in the last 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services and (DGHS) sources said today, Tuesday (June 21).

The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,133 people and infected 19,58,074 so far, the statement added.

The country logged 11.03 percent positivity rate of the deadly virus in the last 24 hours while the total positivity rate stands at 13.75 percent.

The recovery count rose to 19,05,983 after another 84 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.38 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.49 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

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