2,916 Covid cases reported in 24hrs, positivity rate now 11.68%
At least 2,916 new infections were recorded and four people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8am today, said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The current positivity rate is 11.68 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.63 percent.
The total number of Covid-19 deaths in the country now stands at 28,111 and the mortality rate stands at 1.76 percent. Meanwhile, the total number of cases rose to 16,01,305, added the release.
A total of 24,964 samples were tested across the country in the 24 hours.
At least 266 Covid-19 patients have recovered during the period.
The total number of recoveries now stands at 15,51,653 and the recovery rate at 96.90 percent.
Of the four deceased, two were male and two female and they were aged between 51-100, added the release.