Two more die of Covid, 75 cases in 24 hours

Published : 05 Jun 2023 08:33 PM

Bangladesh reported two more COVID-19-linked deaths and 75 fresh cases in 24 hours till Monday morning.

With the new numbers, the country's total fatalities rose to 29,450 and caseload to 2,039,714, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

The daily case test positivity rate dropped to 5.83 per cent from Sunday’s 7.64 per cent as 1,283 samples were tested.

The recovery rate stands at 98.37 percent. However, the death rate remained unchanged at 1.44 percent.

Bangladesh registered its highest daily caseload of 16,230 on July 28 in 2021 and highest number of fatalities of 264 on August 10 the same year.