241 Covid deaths, 13,817 fresh cases
Bangladesh recorded 241 more Covid deaths in 24 hours till Wednesday morning as the country continues its against the deadly disease. With the deaths, the toll stood at 21.638.
During the period, the total case count reached at 1,309,910 with 13,817 more people tested positive, according to a handout issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
Meanwhile, the daily test positivity rate fell slightly to 27.91 % from Tuesday’s 28.58%, while the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends a 5% or below rate.
So far 11,41,157 people recovered from the disease with 16,112 more recovery during last 24 hours.