Daily COVID count: zero death, 93 cases...

Daily COVID count: zero death, 93 cases

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:14 PM, 16 August 2022   Updated: 06:14 PM, 16 August 2022

Bangladesh reports zero Covid-19 death, 93 positive cases; File Photo

Bangladesh reports zero Covid-19 death, 93 positive cases; File Photo

Bangladesh today reported zero Covid-19 death while it recorded 93 coronavirus positive cases during the period.

“Bangladesh reported 4.09 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 2,110 samples were tested during last 24 hours,” a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said on Tuesday.

During the past 24 hours, the combined figure for coronavirus infection in Dhaka district and the capital is 46 while zero Covid-19 death was reported during the period.

The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,314 people and infected 20,09,222 so far, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 19,51,965 after another 228 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the last 24 hours.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.15 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among infected people while 1.46 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

Among the 29,314 fatalities, 12,896 occurred in Dhaka, 5,890 in Chattogram, 2,153 in Rajshahi, 3,731 in Khulna, 988 in Barishal, 1,339 in Sylhet, 1,423 in Rangpur and 894 in Mymensingh divisions.

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