A person was killed and 124 others were tested positive with coronavirus in 24 hours till Saturday morning. The positivity rate against the test is 5.49 percent during this time.
Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) confirmed the matter to the media in a press statement on Saturday.
The official tally showed that the virus infected 20 lakh 34 thousand 2 and killed a total of 29 thousand 412 people so far, the statement added.
Earlier on Friday, none died due to the virus while 216 were tested positive with the virus.
The first case of coronavirus was detected at Wuhan in China in 2019. Soon after, the virus spread worldwide. The first case of the disease was detected on March 8 in 2020 in Bangladesh. The country saw the first Covid 19-related death on March 18 of the same year.