Bangladesh today confirmed 32 coronavirus deaths and 1,592 fresh cases

Bangladesh reported 32 new deaths from the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking a total of 4,479.

In the last 24 hours, 1,592 people tested positive for Covid-19 and the number of novel coronavirus cases in the country now stands at 3,25,157.

The recovery count rose to 2,21,275 after another 3,423 patients were discharged from the hospitals during the period, a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said today.

A total of 11,354 samples were tested at 93 authorized laboratories across the country during the time, release said.

Of the total sample tests in the past 24 hours, 14.02 percent tested positive, while 19.96 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.

Among the total infections, 68.05 percent patients have recovered, while 1.37 percent died so far since the first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8.

The virus has killed 884,350 people globally and infected 27,097,421 so far.