5 die of Covid-19 in Khulna, infects 120
Published: 04:39 PM, 15 September 2021
Khulna Covid-19 dedicated hospital
Five people died of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours in Khulna Division while 120 fresh cases and 276 recovery cases reported at the same time.
It was said in a notice signed by Divisional Health Director Dr. Jashim Uddin Hawlader.
With the latest, the death tally stood at 3,095 in the division while 1,11,106 were infected with the virus and 1,03,641 have recovered from the diseases.
Earlier, four deaths and 116 cases were reported in the division.
Khulna Covid-19 dedicated focal person Dr. Suhas Ranjan Halder said, three people including a woman died of Covid-19 in the hospital in the past 24 hours.
Sources in the health director's office said of the new deaths 3 were from Khulna while one each was from Jashore and Jhenaidah.
The district-wise breakup of the total fatalities stands at 785 in Khulna, 754 in Kushtia, 484 in Jashore, 265 in Jhenaidah, 189 in Chuadanga, 180 in Meherpur, 142 in Bagerhat, 118 in Narail, 90 in Magura, and 88 in Satkhira.