Bangladesh reported on Friday zero Covid-19 death in the past 24 hours while it recorded 50 coronavirus positive cases during the period.
"Bangladesh reported 0.79 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 6,313 samples were tested in the last 24 hours," Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) sources said.
The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,127 people and infected 19,53,188 so far, the statement added.
The recovery count rose to 19,00,575 after another 221 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.
From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.31 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.49 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.
Among the 29,127 fatalities, 12,797 occurred in Dhaka division, 5,863 in Chattogram, 2,142 in Rajshahi, 3,718 in Khulna, 982 in Barishal, 1,328 in Sylhet, 1,417 in Rangpur and 880 in Mymensingh divisions.