Another 23 people have died of coronavirus in the last 24 hours in the country. The total number of deaths in Corona so far stands at 26,614.
This information was given in the press release of the Department of Health on Tuesday (October 5) afternoon.
According to the statistics given in the notification, 694 more corona have been identified in the country. With this, the total number of corona victims stood at 15 lakh 59 thousand 452 people.
In the last 24 hours, samples have been tested on 25,499 people. The detection rate in the sample test is 2.62 percent. Another 608 people recovered in 24 hours. A total of 15 lakh 20 thousand 298 healthy people.
Earlier on Monday (October 4), 18 people died in Corona across the country. In addition, Corona was identified in the bodies of 694 more people.
Meanwhile, according to the website WorldOmiter, which keeps statistics of global corona, the number of deaths and identities in the world has increased slightly in the 24 hours before 8 am on Monday (October 4) Bangladesh time. At this time 5 thousand 135 people died, 3 lakh 50 thousand 124 people were identified.
A total of 47 lakh 22 thousand 149 people have died and 23 crore 71 lakh 30 thousand 192 people have been affected by corona in the world so far. Of these, 21 crore 31 lakh 69 thousand 371 people have returned home after recovering.
Earlier, on Monday (October 4) at 8 am, 4,572 people had died in the previous 24 hours and 3 lakh 1 thousand 9 people had been identified.
The United States, the world’s most powerful country, has so far had the highest number of infections and deaths from corona. At the top of the list, 4 crore 46 lakh 1 thousand 313 people have been infected with corona so far. 6 lakh 21 thousand 560 people have died.
In India, which is the second most affected and the third deadliest country, 3 crore 36 lakh 34 thousand 243 people have been infected with corona so far. 4 lakh 49 thousand 29 people have died.
Brazil, which is the third most affected and the second deadliest country in the world, has so far infected 2 crore 14 lakh 8 thousand 121 people and 5 lakh 98 thousand 97 people have died so far.
In the United Kingdom, which is in the fourth place in terms of infection, 6 lakh 99 thousand 859 people have been infected with corona so far. Of these, one lakh 37 thousand 953 people died.
In Russia, which is in the fifth place, 65 lakh 6 thousand 536 people have been affected by corona so far. 2 lakh 9 thousand 917 people died.
Turkey is sixth, France seventh, Iran eighth, Argentina ninth and Spain tenth. In this list, Bangladesh is ranked 29th.
In the last week of December 2019, coronavirus infection started from Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. So far, Covid-19 has spread to 223 countries and regions of the world including Bangladesh.