Bangladesh reports one Covid-19 death, 737 positive cases
DHAKA, Sept 27, 2022 (BSS) - Bangladesh today reported one Covid-19 death while it recorded 737 coronavirus positive cases during the same period.
"Bangladesh reported 15.42 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4,781 samples were tested during the last 24 hours," a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.
During the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus infection in Dhaka district and the capital is 516 while zero Covid-19 death was reported during the period.
The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,360 people and infected 20,23,145 so far, the statement added.
The recovery count rose to 19,63,719 after another 411 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the last 24 hours.
From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.06 percent Covid-19 patients recovered among the infected people while 1.45 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.
Among the 29,360 fatalities, 12,918 occurred in Dhaka, 5,896 in Chattogram, 2,155 in Rajshahi, 3,733 in Khulna, 992 in Barishal, 1,346 in Sylhet, 1,424 in Rangpur and 896 in Mymensingh divisions.