Bangladesh registered 43 more deaths from coronavirus (Covid-19) in the past 24 hours, climbing the national toll to 28,670 across the country so far.
Besides, some 8,354 new cases were reported over the same period. With this, the total number of infected cases stood at 18,79,255 in the country. The infection rate was recorded 20.03 percent.
A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) revealed the development on Tuesday (February 08).
Alongside, as many as 10,800 Covid-19 patients made recoveries in the past 24 hours, bringing the total recoveries to 16,22,857, the release said.