At least 20 out of every 100 tested have resulted positive for Covid-19 in the last few days
The daily percentage of people testing positive for Covid-19 has been on the rise in Bangladesh for three consecutive days.
A total of 21.10% people out of suspects who underwent test reported as positive with Covid-19 in Bangladesh on Saturday.
The test positivity percentage rate was 20.07% on Friday and 19.09% on Thursday.
The health authorities between Friday and Saturday mornings tested 12,486 samples across the country, of which 2,635 — or 21.10% — came back positive.
The daily percentage of people testing positive for Covid-19 reached an all-time high, with nearly 23% of the total number of samples tested in a day on Tuesday.
Until Saturday noon, the country recorded over 63,000 Covid-19 cases and 846 deaths from the deadly disease.