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Daily Covid-19 deaths drop to 7

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 8th October, 2021 04:59:30 PM
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Daily Covid-19 deaths drop to 7

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The number of daily deaths from Covid-19 in the country has dropped to seven in the last 24 hours till 8 am Friday.

The country also witnessed 645 new cases of Covid-19, the infection tally stood at 1,561,463 with the new cases.

So far, a total of 27,654 people have lost their lives from the disease since the first death was reported in the country on March 18.

A press release signed by Dr Nasima Sultana, Additional Director General of Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), revealed this information on Friday afternoon.

"The country reported 2.77 percent COVID-19 positive cases as 23,302 samples were tested in the past 24 hours," Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.

The recovery count rose to 15,22,591 after another 814 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning 97.51 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.