Coronavirus death toll tops 1,500 in Bangladesh; tally exceeds 1.15 lakh

(Image source: United News of Bangladesh)

New Delhi (NVI): As Bangladesh is witnessing a spurt in the number of coronavirus cases and deaths, 38 new fatalities were reported in the last 24 hours taking the total death toll to 1,502.

In addition to this, 3,480 new cases were also detected during this period, taking the total number of Covid-19 patients in the country to 1,15,786, according to United News of Bangladesh.

So far, 46,755 people have recovered in the country after 1,678 more patients were recovered during this period.

The detection rate of new patients was recorded 22.37 percent.

Given the total number of detected cases, the recovery rate is 40.38 percent while the mortality rate 1.30 percent in the country.

Meanwhile, at least 5 physicians in the country have died while saving lives of patients suffering from coronavirus during the pandemic.

-CHK