The number of active covid patients in the country is now more than 2 lakh due to the use of Omicron variant. In the two years since the epidemic, this number is now at an all-time high. According to the bulletin of the health department on Monday, the total number of infected people in the country is 16 lakh 96 thousand 733 people. Of these, 26,394 people have died so far. And 15 lakh 8 thousand 213 people have recovered. As of now, the number of active covid patients in the country is 2 lakh 2 thousand 228 people. This means that this number of patients is definitely infected. And the asymptomatic victims did not come as such.
When the Delta variant of the corona virus became infected in mid-2021, the year of the epidemic, the number of active patients did not exceed 1 lakh parole but 2 lakh. The epidemic was brought under control in the latter part of last year by the Delta. One month ago, on December 31 last year, the number of active patients was 6,036.
According to the Department of Health, 45,000 samples were tested in the previous 24 hours till 8 am on Monday and 13,501 people were infected; At this time 31 people died. And 2 thousand 57 people have recovered. In other words, where more than 13 thousand people are being infected daily, two and a half thousand people are recovering daily. According to the sample test on Monday, the detection rate stood at 29.6 percent. The overall detection rate of the epidemic stood at 14.42 percent. The death rate is 1.56 percent. Of the patients identified in the last one day, 6,381 are residents of Dhaka division, which is more than 81 percent of the total infected. Of the 31 people killed in the last one day, 20 were men and 11 were women. 17 of them were residents of Dhaka division. Besides, there were two residents of Chittagong division, one from Rajshahi division, five from Khulna division, one from Sylhet division, three from Rangpur division and three from Mymensingh division. Of the dead in the last 24 hours, 20 were over 60 years of age, five were between 51 and 60 years of age, two were between 41 and 50 years of age, one was between 31 and 40 years of age, two were between 21 and 30 years of age and one was between 11 and 20 years of age. Was within years.