Bangladesh reports 16 fresh cases, one death from Covid-19

DHAKA, May 21, 2022 (BSS) – Bangladesh today reported 16 Covid-19

cases while one death was recorded during the same period.

“The country reported 0.41 percent Covid-19 positive cases as 3,927

samples were tested in the past 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health

Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.

In the past 24 hours, the combined figure of coronavirus in Dhaka city

and upazilas of the district is nine while no Covid-19 death was reported

during the period.

The official tally showed that the virus killed 29,128 people and

infected 19,53,204 so far, the statement added.

The recovery count rose to 19,00,747 after another 172 patients were

discharged from the dedicated hospitals during the past one day.

From the beginning of the pandemic, 97.31 percent Covid-19 patients

recovered among the infected people while 1.49 percent died, the DGHS

statistics showed.

Among the 29,127 fatalities, 12,798 occurred in Dhaka division,

5,863 in Chattogram, 2,142 in Rajshahi, 3,718 in Khulna, 982 in Barishal,

1,328 in Sylhet, 1,417 in Rangpur and 880 in Mymensingh divisions.


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