Coronavirus kills 14 in a day, daily infection rate drops to 2.35 percent
Dhaka, October 12: The coronavirus death toll in Bangladesh rose to 27,713, after another 14 person died in the last 24 hours.
During this time, 543 people tested positive for the virus, taking the caseload to 15,63,501. The daily infection rate was 2.35 percent.
In the last 24 hours, 23,155 coronavirus samples were tested in 821 government and private laboratories across the country. A total of 99,98,544 samples have been tested, so far, in Bangladesh.
The overall infection rate in the country stands at 15.64 percent.
According to the Directorate General of Health Services, 701 person recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours. So far, 15,25,168 people have recovered after testing positive for the virus in the country.
The national recovery rate stands at 97.55 percent.
Among the 14 deceased, Dhaka division reported six deaths, Chittagong four, Khulna two and one each by Barisal and Rangpur divisions.