Bangladesh reports 93 Covid cases, no deaths

Bangladesh reports 93 Covid cases, no deaths

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 17:50 19 August 2022   Updated: 21:13 19 August 2022

Bangladesh reports 93 Covid cases, no deaths

Bangladesh reports 93 Covid cases, no deaths

Bangladesh today reported 93 fresh Covid-19 cases but no deaths were reported during this period.

The virus infected 2,009,697 people and killed 29,315 people so far, a daily statement of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said on Friday.

The current positivity rate is 3.37 percent. As many as 2,763 samples were tested across the country during the last 24 hours. 

Among the eight divisions, Dhaka logged the highest number of cases, with 51 infections, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 1,953,111 after another 273 patients were discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the last 24 hours.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.18 percent of Covid-19 patients recovered among infected people while 1.46 percent died, the DGHS statistics showed.

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