Bangladesh recorded on Thursday zero Covid-19 death for fourth straight day while it reported 69 coronavirus positive cases.
"Bangladesh reported 1.52 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4.528 samples were tested during the last 24 hours," a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.
The official tally showed that the virus killed a total of 29,426 people and infected 20,36,061 so far, the statement added.
The recovery count rose to 19,83,258 after another 126 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the last 24 hours.
From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.41 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.45 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.
Among the 29,426 fatalities, 12,943 occurred in Dhaka, 5,902 in Chattogram, 2,160 in Rajshahi, 3,735 in Khulna, 993 in Barishal, 1,355 in Sylhet, 1,429 in Rangpur and 909 in Mymensingh divisions.