Thursday, 6 October, 2022
E-paper

Corona Update

Daily infection rate crosses 15pc

One dies, 620 cases reported in 24 hrs

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 24 September, 2022 12:00 AM
  • Print news
Daily infection rate crosses 15pc

The country’s daily coronavirus infection rate has crossed 15 percent again.

However, World Health Organisation (WHO) said the daily infection rate must be kept below 5 percent to keep it under control.

Meanwhile, one new person died from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours till 8:00am on Friday, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS). A total of 4,031 samples were tested across the country.

With this, the total infection has risen to 20,20,768 while the total number of death from the virus infection has stood at 29,347 in Bangladesh.

The country’s daily coronavirus infection rate remains over 10 percent for more than a week as the single-day number of infection cases and casualty also increased here. The daily infection rate was reported 15.38 percent in the last 24 hours while the total infection rate has stood at 13.61 percent in the country.

The DGHS report also said at least 345 corona patients were recovered in the meantime. The total number of recoveries now stands at 19,62,164 and the recovery rate at 97.10 percent.