The rate of daily coronavirus infections has declined while the recovery rate has crossed 90 percent across the country, including in Dhaka. Nine more coronavirus infected patients died and 418 new cases were detected in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Thursday. The death toll rose to 8,248.
According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), 418 new cases were detected in the country in the last 24 hours, raising the total number to 5,39,571.Some 681 more patients have recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, raising the total number to 4,85,971.
The DGHS data said the coronavirus death rate has stood at 1.53 percent.