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Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 3 deaths, 205 new cases in 24hrs

Staff Correspondent
28 Nov 2021 16:38:13 | Update: 28 Nov 2021 17:24:48
Covid-19: Bangladesh reports 3 deaths, 205 new cases in 24hrs
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Bangladesh registered three Covid-19 related deaths and 205 new infections in the past 24 hours until Sunday morning.

According to the latest data, the total number of fatalities reached to 27,978 while the positivity rate was recorded 1.03 per cent on Sunday.

After adding the fresh cases, the total caseload jumped to 15,75,784 said a regular bulletin of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

Health authorities reported the latest figures after testing 19,811 samples at 836 laboratories across the country.

Bangladesh has so far tested 1,08,52,052 samples. 

Meanwhile, 299 patients recovered from the deadly infection in the last 24-hours, raising the overall recovery to 15,40,317.

Bangladesh reported its first cases on March 8 last year and the first coronavirus-related death on March 18 the same year.