Bangladesh sees 1 Covid death, 355 cases in 24hrs...

Bangladesh sees 1 Covid death, 355 cases in 24hrs

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:03 PM, 29 July 2022   Updated: 05:12 PM, 29 July 2022

Bangladesh sees 1 Covid death, 355 cases in 24hrs- File Photo

Bangladesh sees 1 Covid death, 355 cases in 24hrs- File Photo

Bangladesh reported one death from coronavirus in the last 24 hours while 355 cases were reported during the same time.

It was said in a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Friday afternoon.

The latest figure states that 20,04,543 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in the country so far while 29,285 people have died.

The release also stated that a total of 6,083 samples were tested across the country in the last 24 hours.

The recovery count rose to 19,40,779 after another 696 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.

The current positivity rate is 5.84 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.73 percent.

The latest figures put the recovery rate at 96.82 percent and the mortality rate at 1.46 percent.

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

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