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Bangladesh logs 51 more Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 16th September, 2021 05:55:55 PM
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Bangladesh on Thursday registered 51 more deaths from coronavirus or Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours.

Besides, some 1,862 new cases of infection were recorded during the period. 

With new fatalities, the total number of deaths from Covid-19 now stands at 27,109. In addition, the total number of infections is recorded at 1,538,203 .

A press notification signed by Prof Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), disclosed this information this afternoon.

According to DGHS, some 3,549 people recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. The total number of recoveries as of now is 1,494,090.The country saw tests of 31,149 samples during this period. The positivity rate is 5.98 percent in terms of sample tests of last one day.