Khulna on Monday reported highest-ever 51 coronavirus or Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.
Beside, 1, 470 more people tested positive for the virus, raising the number of total cases to 62,034.Dr Rasheda Sultana, divisional director of health, confirmed this information.
Of the deceased, seventeen are from Kushtia, thirteen from Khulna, six from Jashore, five each from Jhenaidah and Meherpur, two each from Bagerhat and Chuadanga and one from Magura.
Khulna reported its first Coronavirus case on March 19 last year.
Earlier, Khulna division reported the highest number of coronavirus (Covid-19) deaths on Sunday.