Khulna reported 40 new deaths from the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking the total number of fatalities to 2,063.
Beside, 213 more people tested positive for the virus, raising the number of total cases to 85,174.
Of the deceased, twelve are from Kushtia, ten from Khulna, eight from Meherpur, four from Magura and three each from Jhenaidah and Jashore.
Apart from, 58,135 people have been cured from the disease so far.
Khulna reported its first Coronavirus case on March 19 last year.