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Covid-19: Bangladesh registers another death, 26 cases

Bangladesh reported another Covid-linked death with 26 more cases in 24 hours till Monday morning.


With the new numbers, the fatalities rose to 29,435 and the caseload to 2,036,663, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).


The daily case test positivity increased to 0.96 per cent from Sunday’s 0.68 per cent as 2,706 samples were tested during the period.


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The mortality and recovery rates remained unchanged at 1.45 percent and 97.52 per cent, respectively.


In November, the country reported 10 Covid-linked deaths and 1345 cases.


Bangladesh registered its highest daily caseload of 16,230 on July 28 last year and daily fatalities of 264 on August 10 the same year.


Source: United News of Bangladesh