8 more deaths at RMCH, positivity rate 2%...

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8 more deaths at RMCH, positivity rate 2%

 Rajshahi Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:57 AM, 12 October 2021  

Photo: Collected

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Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) Covid-19 unit reported eight more deaths during the last 24 hours till 6:00 am on Tuesday. All the deceased had the virus symptoms.

Confirming the information, RMCH Director Brigadier General Dr Shamim Yazdani told media that the deceased were from Rajshahi, Chhapainawabganj, Natore, Sirajganj, Naogaon and Tangail districts.

Twelve more patients were admitted to the designated Covid wards of the hospital during the time, raising the total number of patients to 84. Seventeen patients returned home from the Covid-19 unit after being cured during the time.

A total of 13 people have been detected positive for Covid-19 after testing 443 samples in Rajshahi's two laboratories yesterday, showing 2 percent positivity rate.