Bangladesh records 40 more Covid-19 deaths

Sun Online Desk

12th May, 2021 04:34:19 PM printer

Bangladesh records 40 more Covid-19 deaths

Bangladesh reported 40 more deaths from Covid-19 while health authorities detected 1,140 new cases in the last 24 hours till Wednesday 8 am.

With today's figures, the total death count reached 12,045 and total positive cases stand at 7,77,397.

During this period, the fatality rate was 1.55%, according to the data provided by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

The total caseload reached at 7,77,397 and the positivity rate was dropped to 7.45% in the preceding 24 hours. 

In the meantime, 15,296 samples were tested in 454 labs across the country.