Coronavirus has killed 17 people in the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of deaths in Corona in the country stands at 26,730.
At the same time, 518 new corona have been identified. So far, the total number of identified patients stands at 15 lakh 64 thousand 19 people.
The information was given in a regular press release on Wednesday (October 13) sent by the Department of Health.
A statement from the Department of Health said 505 people had recovered from the corona in one day. So far, a total of 15 lakh 25 thousand 63 people have recovered.
In the last 24 hours, samples of 21,096 people were collected. 22 thousand 153 samples were tested. In contrast to the test, the patient identification rate is 2.34 percent.
So far, the total detection rate of 1 crore 20 thousand 83 samples is 15.61 percent. The recovery rate per 100 people is 98.54 percent and the death rate is 1.6 percent.
Of those killed in 24 hours, 7 were men and 9 were women. At that time 13 people died in Dhaka, 1 in Chittagong, 2 in Khulna and 1 in Barisal. No one died in the rest of the divisions.
On March 6 last year, coronavirus was detected in the bodies of the first 3 people in the country. Ten days later, on March 17 of that year, the first person in the country died of the virus.