Bangladesh reports 68 more Covid-19 cases

Published : 25 May 2023 09:27 PM

Bangladesh reported 68 more Covid-19 cases in the 24 hours till Thursday morning.

With the new numbers, the country's total caseload rose to 2,038,809, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

However, the official death toll from the disease remained unchanged at 29,446 as no new fatalities were reported.

The daily case test positivity increased to 5.25 percent from Tuesday’s 4.23 percent as 1,294samples were tested.

The recovery rate remained unchanged at 98.4 percent. However, the death rate also 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.