Covid-19 claimed five more lives and infected 289 more people in 24 hours till Monday morning.
Bangladesh last logged five Covid-related deaths on a single-day on February 24 this year.
The fresh cases were detected after testing 20.773 samples, said the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
With this, the daily-case positivity rate declined slightly to 1.39 per cent from Sunday’s 1.49 per cent.
With the fresh numbers, the Covid fatalities reached 27,828 while the caseload climbed to 1,567,981 in Bangladesh, according to the DGHS.