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Covid-19: Bangladesh records 51 more deaths, 1,871 new cases

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 12th September, 2021 05:13:37 PM
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Covid-19: Bangladesh records 51 more deaths, 1,871 new cases

Bangladesh recorded 51 more Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours, raising the total deaths to 26,931, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said on Sunday.

As many as 1,871 new cases were detected, taking the total caseload to 1,530,413, the DGHS said this afternoon.

Currently, the positivity rate is 7.46 percent while the overall positivity rate is around 16.6 percent.

The new cases were detected after testing 25,074 samples during the 24-hour period.

Besides, the recovery rate rose to 96.63 per cent while the case fatality remained unchanged at 1.76 per cent compared to the corresponding period.