Bangladesh reports 27 COVID-19 deaths
Bangladesh recorded 27 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 835 fresh cases overnight.
It said the tally of infections has surged to 5,16,019 as 835 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.
A total of 10,925 samples were tested at 180 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.
Of the total sample tests in the past 24 hours, 7.64 percent tested positive, while 15.83 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.
Among the total infections, 89.26 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.