DHAKA, May 10 (Xinhua) -- Bangladesh reported 1,514 new COVID-19 cases and 38 more deaths on Monday, making the tally at 775,027 and death toll at 11,972, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said.
The official data showed that 16,848 samples were tested in the last 24 hours across Bangladesh.
The total number of recovered patients in the country stood at 712,277 including 2,115 new recoveries on Monday, said the DGHS.
According to the official data, the COVID-19 fatality rate in Bangladesh is 1.54 percent and the current recovery rate at 91.90 percent.
Bangladesh recorded the highest daily new cases of 7,626 on April 7 and the highest number of deaths of 112 on April 19.