Covid-19 claims 3 more lives, infects 2087...

Covid-19 claims 3 more lives, infects 2087

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:14 PM, 28 June 2022   Updated: 07:46 PM, 28 June 2022

Covid-19 claims 3 more lives, infects 2087

Covid-19 claims 3 more lives, infects 2087

Three more people died of coronavirus in the past 24 hours till 8am today while 2,087 more people were infected newly during the same time. 

With the latest, the death toll from the disease has risen to 29,145 people while the caseload stood at 19,69,361 so far, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in a regular bulletin on Tuesday.

Of the three dead, two are from Chattogram while one is from Dhaka. Two are female and one male. 

As many as 13,489 samples were tested across the country, for a positivity rate of 15.47 percent.

The recovery count rose to 19,07,067 after another 200 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 96.84 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.48 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

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