Seven more people died from Covid-19 on Tuesday as the country saw a rise in the number of daily cases in the past 24 hours.
A total of 469 more people tested positive for the virus during the same period.
Among the deaths reported, three died in Dhaka division, two in Chattogram, and one each in Khulna and Rangpur divisions.
Meanwhile, the Covid-19 positive rate rose to 2.20% after maintaining a rate of 2% in the last three days. 21,308 people were tested across the country at this time.
Earlier on Saturday, the daily Covid-19 positivity rate fell below 2% for the first time this year. From then until Monday, the positivity rate was below 2% for three consecutive days.
The virus has taken the lives of 27,785 people in Bangladesh since the outbreak last year and infected 15,66,296 to date, according to the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS).
Also, 697 patients recovered from Covid-19 during the last 24 hours, registering a 97.62% recovery rate.
The Covid-19 victims' gender breakdown shows that 17,798 of the total deceased across the country were men and 9,987 were women.
The country's maiden cases were reported on 8 March last year and the first death from the virus was reported on 18 March.