Covid positivity rate in Bangladesh hits 13.25 %, highest in 46 days

Published : 10 Jun 2021, 18:26

Sahos Desk

As Bangladesh continues its fight against the 2nd wave of coronavirus, it logged 2,576 more new cases with a positivity rate of 13.25 during the last 24 hours until Thursday morning.

The positivity rate jumped to 13.25 from Wednesday’s 12.33 percent, said a handout of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).

This is the highest in 46 days since April 25 this year when the country reported a positivity rate above 13%.

Besides, 40 Covid-19 patients lost their lives during the period.

The fresh cases pushed up the total caseload to 8,20,395.

The death toll reached 12,989 with the latest figures.

Source: UNB 

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