23 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours
Bangladesh recorded 23 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 684 fresh cases overnight.
It said the tally of infections has surged to 5,15,184 as 684 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.
A total of 9,701 samples were tested at 180 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.
Of the total sample tests in the past 24 hours, 7.05 percent tested positive, while 15.85 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.
Among the total infections, 89.21 percent patients have recovered, while 1.48 percent died so far since the first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8.