Bangladesh reports 15,271 fresh cases, 239 deaths from Covid 19
Bangladesh reports 15,271 fresh cases, 239 deaths from Covid-19
| 29 Jul 2021, 21:01
Bangladesh today (July 29) reported 15,271 COVID-19 cases while the coronavirus claimed overnight 239 lives.
"The country reported 29.21 percent COVID-19 positive cases as 52,282 samples were tested in the past 24 hours. The daily infection continued to exceed 10,000 mark for several days since July 6," Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.
The official tally showed the virus killed 20,255 people and infected 12,26,253 so far, it added.
The recovery count rose to 10,50,220 after another 14,336 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day.
The DGHS statistics showed that of the people infected from the beginning 85.64 percent recovered, while 1.65 percent died.