One dies of Covid, 402 get infected
One person died from Covid-19 while 402 more were infected with the virus in 24 hours ending at 8:00am yesterday.
The daily positivity rate has dropped to 8.41 percent from the previous day's 10.55 percent, according to a release of the Directorate General of Health Services.
The new cases were logged after 4,781 samples were tested in laboratories across the country during the same period.
With the latest figure, the total number of Covid deaths rose to 29,336. The death rate now stands at 1.46 percent.
The deceased was a male, aged between 51 and 60.