18 die of COVID-19
Bangladesh recorded 18 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths and 399 fresh cases overnight, said a press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) on Tuesday.
A total of 12,748 samples were tested at 214 authorized laboratories across the country during the time.
Of the total sample tests in the past 24 hours, 3.13 percent tested positive, while 13.70 percent cases were detected from the total tests conducted so far, the release added.
Among the total infections, 90.58 percent patients have recovered, while 1.54 percent died so far since the first COVID-19 positive cases were reported in the country on March 8.