Health Desk- 05 Oct 2020: Twenty-seven people have died from Covid-19 in the country during the last 24 hours, according to a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Monday noon.
A total of 11,767 samples were tested across the country in the last 24 hours.
The total number of deaths has now reached 5,375 and the death rate stands at 1.45 percent.
A total of 1,442 new infections were recorded in the meantime, taking the total number of people infected to 3,70,132, the release added.
Meanwhile, 1,526 Covid-19 patients have recovered in the last 24 hours.
The total number of recoveries stands at 2,83,182, and the recovery rate at 76.51 percent.