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25 more people die of Covid-19 in 24 hours

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 27th September, 2021 06:49:13 PM
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Twenty-five more people died of coronavirus or Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 27,439, said a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Monday.

The country witnessed 21 deaths and 980 infections from the virus on Sunday (September 26).  

The release of DGHS today said 1,212 people have newly been infected with Covid-19 during this period. The total number of corona infected people in the country stands 1,552,563 as of now.

The laboratories across the country tested 27,787 samples in one day while the positivity rate is 4.36 percent. 

According to the DGHS, some 1,202 people in Bangladesh recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. Till date, the total number recovery cases is recorded at 1,512,681.