Wednesday, 1 February, 2023

Bangladesh logs 20 more Covid cases

Bangladesh logs 20 more Covid cases

Bangladesh reported 20 more Covid cases in 24 hours till Wednesday morning.

With the new numbers, the country's total caseload rose to 2,036,987, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

However, the official death toll from the disease remained unchanged at 29,438 as no new fatalities were reported.

The daily case test positivity dropped to 0.82 percent from Tuesday’s 0.75 percent percent as 2,435 samples were tested during the period.

The mortality rate remained unchanged at 1.45 percent while the recovery rate rose to 97.55 percent.

In November, the country reported 10 Covid-linked deaths and 1,345 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.