5 Covid-19 deaths in 24hrs, current positivity rate 15.28%
Five people died from Covid-19 in 24 hours till 8:00 am today (October 1, 2022), said a press release issued by the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
The total number of deaths from Covid-19 is currently 29,368 in the country and the death rate stands at 1.45 percent.
At least 480 new coronavirus cases were recorded during this period.
The daily positivity rate is 15.28 percent while the total positivity rate stands at 13.61 percent.
With the new infections, the total number of cases rose to 20,25,677, the release added.
A total of 3,141 samples were tested across the country during this period.
At least 443 Covid-19 patients have recovered within this time. The total number of recoveries now stands at 19,65,631 and the recovery rate at 97.04 percent, said the release.