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Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 26 deaths, 1562 new cases in a day

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 21st September, 2021 04:38:30 PM
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Bangladesh has recorded 26 more deaths and 1,562 new infections from coronavirus or Covid-19 in the last 24 hours.

The latest information on Covid-19 was learnt from the health bulletin issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Tuesday (September 21).

A total of 33,327 samples were examined in different laboratories of the country in the last 24 hours. The positivity rate is 4.69 percent in terms of sample tests of last one day.

According to DGHS, the total number of deaths is recorded at 27,277 while the total number of infections stands at 1,545,800.   

In the last 24 hours, 603 people recovered from the virus. Till date, the total number of recoveries is registered at 1,504,709. The overall recovery rate is 97.34 percent.