Two hundred fifteen more people died of coronavirus or Covid-19 in the country in the past 24 hours.
In addition, 10,126 people were tested positive for Covid-19 during this period.
A press statement issued by additional director general of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) Prof Dr Nasima Sultana disclosed this information on Thursday.
Bangladesh first saw Covid-19 infection on March 8,last year. After 10 days of the detection of first infection from corona, the DGHS reported first Covid-19 death in the country.