4 Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, positivity rate 16.89%
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 total number of Covid-19 deaths in the country is currently 29,185 and the death rate stands at 1.47 percent.
At least 1,728 new Covid-19 cases were recorded during this period.
The current positivity rate is 16.89 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.77 percent.
Meanwhile, with the new infections, the total number of cases rose to 19,84,700, added the release.
A total of 10,233 samples were tested across the country during this period.
At least 526 patients have recovered from Covid-19 within this time. The total number of recoveries now stands at 19,09,799 and the recovery rate at 96.23 percent, said the release.
Among the deceased, two were men and two were women. Of them, one was between 31-40 years old, one was 51-60, one was 61-70, and one was 90-100, added the release.