In 24 hours, 187 people have died across the country due to corona. With this, the total number of deaths in the country stood at 24,175.
This information has been given in the regular press release on Sunday, August 15, sent by the Department of Health.
6,684 people have been newly identified in one day. With this, the total number of identities in the country increased to 14 lakh 18 thousand 902 people.
A statement from the Department of Health on Sunday said 11,371 people had recovered from Corona in 24 hours. So far, a total of 12 lakh 92 thousand 698 people have recovered.
Samples were collected from 31,403 people in 24 hours. 33 thousand 1 have been tested. The detection rate is 20.25 percent compared to the sample test. So far a total of 84 lakh 8 thousand 521 samples have been tested in the country. Compared to the total test, the detection rate is 16.87 percent.
According to the departmental analysis, 71 people died in 24 hours in Dhaka division. Besides, 39 people died in Chattogram, 12 in Rajshahi, 21 in Khulna, 8 in Barisal, 13 in Sylhet, 13 in Rangpur and 10 in Mymensingh.
News Room, August 15,2021