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Covid-19: 10 more deaths, 339 new cases recorded in 24 hours

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 18th October, 2021 04:51:41 PM
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Covid-19: 10 more deaths, 339 new cases recorded in 24 hours

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Ten more people died of coronavirus or Covid-19 in the country in the last 24 hours.

Besides, some 339 new infections from Covid-19 were registered during this period.

The total number of deaths from Covid-19 now stands at 27,778.  Besides, the total number of infections as of today is recorded at 1,565,827.

The Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) revealed this information in a press notification on Monday (October 18).

The DGHS said some 18,812 samples were tested in 831 laboratories, including public and private, across the country in the last 24 hours.

Currently, the positivity rate stands at 1.80 percent.

The notification of DGHS also said some 509 people recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. The number of total recovery cases is 1,528,371. The recovery rate from corona in the country is 97.61 percent.