During the period, one patient died of Covid-19. As of Tuesday, the death toll stands at 29,360, according to the press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).       

The rate of detection in the last 24 hours until 8:00 am was 15.42 per cent while the overall rate of detection of infected cases in Bangladesh as of Tuesday stands at 13.61 per cent.                       

The health directorate Tuesday said a total of 411 people recovered from the highly infectious disease in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery to 1,963,719.   

Bangladesh detected its first coronavirus patient on 8 March in 2020 and recorded its first death of the disease on 18 March that year.