Health Desk- 28 June, 2020: In Bangladesh, 43 people have died from coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima Sultana, additional director general (administration) of DGHS, said during a briefing on Sunday noon.
The death toll now stands at 1,738 and the death rate at 1.26 percent.
Three thousand eight hundred and nine people have tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours.
With this, the current infection rate is 21.05 percent and the total number of infections in the country is 1,37,787.
The total infection rate so far stands at 18.87 percent.
A total of 18,099 samples were tested in 68 labs across the country in the last 24 hours, Dr Nasima said.
Meanwhile, 1,409 Covid-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours.
The total number of recoveries has reached 55,727, Dr Nasima said.