132 more tested coronavirus positive in Chattogram
Published: 08:46 AM, 5 June 2020 Updated: 08:54 AM, 5 June 2020
Photo: Daily Bangladesh
Another 132 cases of coronavirus have been detected in Chattogram. With this, the number of people infected in the district has raised to 3,669.
Chattogram Civil Surgeon Dr. Sheikh Fazle Rabbi confirmed the matter on Thursday night.
He said the reports of 464 samples have been received from Chittagong Medical College Hospital, Veterinary University, and BITID on Wednesday. Of these, 140 people tested coronavirus positive in Chattogram. Eight of them were previously infected and tested positive for the second time.
Among the new victims, there are 60 people from the city, 22 from Chandnaish, 21 from Hathazari, 11 from Patiya, 7 from Sandwip, 6 from Boalkhali, 3 from Sitakunda, 1 from Anwara and 1 from Satkania. Besides, samples were not tested at Cox’s Bazar Medical College and Chittagong University, the Civil Surgeon said.
According to the Civil Surgeon Office, 248 people have recovered and returned home so far and 89 people have died.