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Bangladesh reports four Covid-19 deaths in 24hours

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 6th December, 2021 05:22:21 PM
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Four more people died of coronavirus infections and 277 cases were detected in the country during the last 24 hours till Monday morning.

The country’s coronavirus infection situation has remained ‘stable’ still as the number of daily infection cases remains below two percent for around a month.

Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) has disclosed the information at a regular health bulletin on Monday.

The daily corona infection rate has remained below 2 percent for around a month. Some 1.44 percent infection rate was reported on Monday and 1.03 percent  on Sunday.

For the 63 consecutive days, the country reported daily positivity rate below 3 percent. The infection rate was below 4 percent for 72 days in a row and below 5 percent for the last 79 consecutive days.

The number of daily cases was reported below 500 for the last 54 days in a row, below 400 for 48 consecutive days and below 300 for 38 days in a row.

The number of total infections has risen to 15,77,720 with the overall positivity rate 14.34 percent. Some 19,237 samples were tested in the last 24 hours to detect the infection cases.

The national death toll has increased to 28,005 with a case fatality rate of 1.78 percent. The number of death remains below 10 for the last 50 consecutive days.

At the same time, the recovery rate continued to improve in the country reaching 97.77 percent with the recuperation of a good number of Covid-19 patients every day.

Some 326 more Covid-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours till Monday morning, raising the total number of recoveries to 15,42,600.

The country's maiden cases were reported on 8 March last year and the first death from the virus was reported on 18 March.