27 more infected with COVID-19 in Barishal division
Published: 01:06 PM, 29 May 2020
Another 27 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in six districts of Barishal division for the last 24 hours. With this, the total number of infected in the division stands at 432.
Barishal district is at the top position in terms of infection among the six districts as it reported 203 Coronavirus cases.
According to the Barishal Divisional Health Office, a total of 432 coronavirus infections have been reported in six districts of the division from 9 April to Thursday. Of these, 158 people have been identified in the last nine days, which is 42.82 percent of the total identified. So far, 9 people have died while 132 people have recovered.
Of the infected, there are 50 people from the health department including doctors, nurses and staff as well as 24 people from the police department.
Shyamal Krishna Mandal, Assistant Director, Barishal Divisional Health Department, confirmed the matter on Thursday night.