Twenty-eight people died from coronavirus infection in Khulna division in last 24 hours till Sunday morning– the highest single-day death toll in the division.
Rasheda Sultana, Director of Health Services Division, Khulna, informed on Sunday afternoon.
On Saturday, the division recorded 22 virus deaths.
According to the Khulna Division DGHS, highest seven people died in Kushtia district during the period while two each in Khulna, Bagerhat and Satkhira, four each in Jashore and Jhenidah, one each in Narail and Magura and five in Chuadanga district.
So far, 45,032 people have been found infected with the virus in 10 districts of the division while the death toll from stood at 825.
A total of 34,320 people have recovered from the virus to date.