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Barishal logs highest-ever 32 deaths of Covid-19

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 5th August, 2021 12:58:17 PM
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Barisal logged 32 new Covid deaths in 24 hours till Thursday morning, the division's highest single-day fatalities this year.

Among the dead, 15 people died from coronavirus infections while the rest died with Covid-19 like symptoms.

Shyamal Krishna Mandal, assistant director of Barishal Divisional Health Office, confirmed the matter.

Beside, 858 fresh Covid-19 cases detected among 2,363 sample tests in the last 24 hours.

The positivity rate in the division is 36.31 percent, which is also the highest infection rate so far.