The latest statistics of the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) showed the COVID-19 has claimed 100 more lives and 5,139 fresh infections were reported during the period.
During the period of a day, the total count of active cases was recorded at 73,078 and the positivity rate stood at 10.47 per cent.
The health facilities across the country conducted 49,069 coronavirus detection tests, taking the total number of COVID-19 tests to 10,688,894 since the first case was reported.
According to the statistics, 88 patients were declared critical, adding to the total number of patients suffering from sensitive health condition up to 4,204.
Overall 627,561 people have recovered from the virus including 1,772 who have regained their health from COVID-19 during the past 24 hours.
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