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10 more die of corona

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 22 October, 2021 12:00 AM
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10 more die of corona

Ten more people died of coronavirus infections and 243 cases were detected across the country during the last 24 hours till Thursday morning.

The country’s coronavirus infection situation has been improving day by day as the daily infection rate remains below 5 percent for over a month while the number of daily coronavirus death has been fluctuating below 20 for few weeks.

According to Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), the country has reported 10 more deaths and 243 infections from coronavirus over the last 24 hours till 8am on Thursday.

The daily coronavirus infection rate has again dropped below 2 percent as 1.51 percent infection rate was reported in the last 24 hours. It was 1.80 percent on Wednesday, 2.20 percent on Tuesday, 1.80 percent on Monday, 1.74 percent on Sunday and 11.88 percent on Saturday.

For the 17th consecutive day the country reported daily positivity rate below 3 percent. The infection rate was below 4 percent for 22 days in a row and below 5 percent for last 31 consecutive days.