Bangladesh reports 15 more Covid deaths, 15,807 new cases in 24 hrs, according to the Director General of Health Services (DGHS).

The health directorate on Thursday also reports that a total of 49,579 samples were examined in the last 24 hours. The rate of detection has increased a bit.

The detection rate is 31.98 per cent against the test on Thursday while the rate was 31.64 on Wednesday. Of the 17 deaths, ten are women and five men.

Since the detection of coronavirus on 8 March 2020, some 28,288 people died of coronavirus and 1,747,331 people have been infected.

Some 1,561,043 people have recovered from the disease.