Bangladesh logged 34 more Covid-linked deaths with 4,746 fresh cases in 24 hours till Tuesday morning.
The daily positivity rate slightly increased to 13.77 per cent from Monday’s 13.53 per cent after testing 34,175 samples during the period, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
On Monday, Bangladesh reported 19 more Covid-linked deaths with 4,692 fresh cases.
The fresh numbers took the country’s total fatalities to 28,872 while the caseload mounted to 1,919,102.
Among the new deceased, 21 were men and 13 women.
Twenty-one of the deaths were reported in Dhaka division while four in Barishal, two each in Chattogram, Khulna, Sylhet and Rangpur and one in Rajshahi division.
Meanwhile, the mortality rate declined to 1.50 per cent.