Thirty-two more Covid-19 patients died in Khulna division in the last 24 hours until 8 am on Tuesday.
This is the second highest death in a day in the division so far.Rasheda Sultana, Director of Divisional Health Directorate, confirmed the matter to media.
Of the deceased, eight from Jashore, five from Bagerhat, four each from Khulna and Kushtia, three from Narail, two each from Meherpu, Chuadanga and Magura, one each from Jhenaidah and Satkhira.
A total of 54,998 people have tested positive for the virus so far in the division.
A total of 1,043 people died of the virus in the division so far and 37,437 people have been cured from the disease.