Bangladesh sees 212 Covid-19 cases, no deaths

Bangladesh sees 212 Covid-19 cases, no deaths

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 18:27 17 August 2022   Updated: 19:05 17 August 2022

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Bangladesh today reported zero Covid-19 death while it recorded 212 coronavirus-positive cases during the period.

“Bangladesh reported 4.54 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 4,666 samples were tested during last 24 hours,” a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said on Wednesday.

Among the eight divisions, Dhaka logged the highest number of cases, with 162 infections.

The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,314 people and infected 20,09,434 so far, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 1,952,504 after another 539 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the last 24 hours.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.17 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among infected people while 1.46 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

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