DGHS data show that 1,947 patients who died were above 60 years and 1,105 between 51 and 60 years. The death rate among other age groups is significantly low.
Dhaka division has recorded 1,920 fatalities, followed by Chattogram with 880 deaths. Rajshahi division ranks third in terms of fatalities with 270 deaths, followed by Khulna with 322 deaths, Barishal 155, Sylhet 184, Rangpur 167 and Mymensingh 85, DGHS said.
Across the country, 20,287 people are in isolation and 52,727 people are quarantined at present.