News Desk: Four people have died in the last 24 hours due to coronavirus. Among them are two men and two women. They all died at the government hospital. The death toll from the virus rose to 26,605 people. Last year, on May 8, 2020, the Department of Health reported the deaths of three people in 24 hours.
Then at least four people died in the last 24 hours. As such, after about a year and a half, the Department of Health reported the lowest death toll. However, the death toll was lower on February 12 this year. Five people died that day. Meanwhile, at the same time, 232 new patients have been identified as infected with corona. The total number of identified patients in the country stands at 15 lakh 8 thousand 139 people. Friday (October 22) Additional Director General of the Department of Health (Administration) Professor. This information was given in the press release signed by Nasima Sultana regarding the coronavirus situation. In the last 24 hours, 16,100 samples were tested in 632 public and private laboratories. With this, the number of sample tests increased to one crore one lakh 7 thousand 623. Considering the sample test, the detection rate in 24 hours is 1.36 percent. The first case of corona was identified in the country on March 7, 2020. So far, the detection rate is 15.36 percent based on the total sample test.
Meanwhile, 574 people have recovered from Corona in the last 24 hours. With this, the number of patients who recovered after the treatment of corona in the country has increased to 15 lakh 30 thousand 648 people. The recovery rate in 24 hours is 98.6 percent. On the other hand, in the last 24 hours, out of the four deaths in Corona, three out of fifty and one over seventy died.
Among the dead were two from Dhaka division, one from Chittagong and one from Barisal division. On March 7 last year, coronavirus was detected in the bodies of the first three people in the country. Ten days later, on March 17 of that year, the first person in the country died of the virus.