Update December 10, 2020

Dhaka 3-05 pm, 19-September, 2021

Bangladesh reports 37 COVID-19 deaths, 1,861 fresh cases

Online Desk

Bangladesh today recorded 37 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 1,861 fresh cases overnight.

The recovery count rose to 4,10,452 after another 4,486 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.

“Thirty-seven more COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours, increasing the death toll from the pandemic to 6,967,” the release said.

It said the tally of infections has surged to 4,85,965 as 1,861 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

A total of 16,265 samples were tested at 140 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.

Of the total sample tests in the past 24 hours, 11.44 percent tested positive, while 16.60 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.

Among the total infections, 84.46 percent patients have recovered, while 1.43 percent died so far since the first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8.

Visitor's Comment: ( The authorities are in no condition responsible for any comments of the reader)