COVID-19: 31 more die, 1,310 newly infected in 24 hours


Dhaka, Sept 28: Bangladesh registered 1,310 cases and 31 deaths from COVID-19 in last 24 hours.

“The country reported 4.49 percent COVID-19 positive cases as 29,186 samples were tested in the past 24 hours, ” Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said in its routine daily statement.

The official tally showed the virus killed 27,470 people and infected 15,53,873 so far, it added.

The recovery count rose to 15,13,876 after another 1,195 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the past one day.

The DGHS statistics showed of the people infected from the beginning 97.43 percent recovered, while 1.77 percent died.