Five die of COVID-19 in Bhola
Published: 03:01 PM, 2 August 2021
Five persons have died with coronavirus infection in the last 24 hours till Monday morning in the Bhola district. With this, a total of 40 persons have so far died of COVID-19 in the district.
Besides, a number of 160 more persons were diagnosed with COVID-19 positive during the period after testing 402 samples at Bhola 250-bed General Hospital COVID-19 laboratory.
Civil surgeon of the district Dr. K M Shafiquzzaman confirmed the information on Monday.
Among the new positive cases, 90 are in Sadar Upazila, 21 in Burhanuddin Upazila, 21 in Lalmohan Upazila, 12 in Charfashion Upazila, two in Tajumuddin Upazila, six in Monpura Upazila and eight in Daulatkhan Upazila of the district.
With this, the total number of infected people in the district stood at 4,062 while the number of recovery cases was at 2,492, the civil surgeon said.
Meanwhile, a total of 48 patients recovered from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in the district.
Dr. K M Shafiquzzaman said infected 76 persons are now undergoing treatment at Bhola 250-bed General Hospital, rest of the infected persons are now undergoing treatment at home quarantine under the supervision of doctors from their respective Upazila health complexes.