Bangladesh reported 26 new deaths from the novel coronavirus infection in a daily count, taking a total of 4,939.
Another 1,544 coronavirus patients are found in 24 hours, raising the total number of infections to 348,916.
A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) made the disclosure on Sunday afternoon.
Health authorities reported another 2,179 people to have recovered from the disease in a day, rising the total number of recoveries to 256,565.
In the last 24 hours, 93 coronavirus testing laboratories across the country tested 11,591 samples.