The rate of detection in the last 24 hours until 8:00am was 0.85 per cent while the overall rate of detection of infected cases in Bangladesh as of Sunday stands at 13.53 per cent.                           

The health directorate Sunday said a total of 183 people recovered from the highly infectious disease in the last 24 hours, taking the total recovery to 1,983,761.

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