Thursday, 2 February, 2023
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Bangladesh logs another death, 29 Covid cases in 24 hrs

Bangladesh reported another Covid-linked death with 29 more Covid cases in 24 hours till Monday morning.

With the new numbers, the fatalities rose to 29,432 and the caseload  to 2,036,556, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

The daily case test positivity increased to 0.79 per cent from Sunday’s 0.67 per cent as 3,681 samples were tested during the period.

The mortality and the recovery rates remained unchanged at 1.45 percent and 97.50 per cent, respectively.

In October, the country reported 60 Covid-linked deaths and 10,043 cases.

Bangladesh registered its highest daily caseload of 16,230 on July 28 last year and daily fatalities of 264 on August 10 the same year.