With these, the Covid-19 fatalities climbed to 8,374 and fresh infections to 544,116.
According to the latest figures, the overall infection rate stood at 13.70% which was 13.73 % percent on Monday.
The mortality rate remained steady at 1.54% for past few days, the DGHS handout said.
So far, 492,887 patients (90.58%) including 828 in past 24 hours have recovered from Covid-19.
The authorities have so far tested 3,971,524 samples including 12,748 in the past 24 hours.
Bangladesh reported its first cases on March 8 and the first death on March 18.
Vaccination in Bangladesh
The countrywide Covid-19 vaccination drive kicked off on February 7.
Bangladesh signed an agreement with the Serum Institute of India Pvt Ltd, the world’s largest vaccine maker, for 30 million doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. Serum will send five million doses each month between January and June.
Five million doses arrived in January and India gifted another two million doses as gift.
The government brought down the age to 40 for registration to get jabs. The doses are being provided for free.