Bangladesh today reported 306 COVID-19 cases while the coronavirus claimed overnight seven lives.
“The country reported 1.53 percent COVID-19 positive cases as 19,951 samples were tested in the past 24 hours,” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.
The official tally showed the virus killed 27,841 people and infected 15,68,563 so far, it added.
The recovery count rose to 15,32,468 after another 288 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day.
The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning 97.70 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.