Bangladesh COVID-19 tally surges past 1.59 lakh; death toll nears 2,000

New Delhi (NVI): Coronavirus cases in Bangladesh exceeded 1.59 lakh after 3,228 new cases were detected in the last 24 hours.

In addition to this, 29 new deaths were reported during this period, taking the total number of Covid-19 fatalities in the country to 1,997, according to United News of Bangladesh.

The daily infection rate was today recorded at 22.33 percent in the country.

So far, 70,721 people have recovered in the country after 2,673 more patients were recovered during this period.

Against the total number of detected cases, the recovery rate in Bangladesh is 44.29 percent while the mortality rate 1.25 percent.