Eighteen more people have died from the Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, raising the death toll from the pandemic to 8,041 in the country.
Another 602 coronavirus patients are found in 24 hours, raising the total number of infections to 5,32,401.
A press release of the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) made the disclosure on Monday afternoon.
Health authorities reported another 566 people recovered from the disease in a day, rising the total number of recoveries to 4,76,979.
The first coronavirus death was reported in the country on March 18.