4 more deaths at RMCH Covid-19 unit
Published: 10:16 AM, 26 September 2021
Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) Covid-19 unit reported four deaths during the last 24 hours till 6:00 am on Sunday. Two of them died of coronavirus while the rest had its symptoms.
Confirming the information, RMCH Director Brigadier General Dr Shamim Yazdani told media that among the fresh fatalities, two were female.
Two of the deceased were residents of Chapainawabganj and one each from Rajshahi, and Kushtia districts, he said.
Seventeen more patients were admitted to the designated Covid wards of the hospital during the time, raising the total number of patients to 122. Twenty-two other patients returned home from the Covid-19 unit after being cured during the time.
A total of 20 people have been detected positive for Covid-19 after testing 364 samples in Rajshahi's two laboratories on yesterday, showing 6.81 percent positivity rate.