MMCH sees 12 more fatalities in 24hrs
Published: 01:04 PM, 28 July 2021 Updated: 01:31 PM, 28 July 2021
Another 12 people succumbed to the Covid-19 and its symptoms in the last 24 hours at the Corona unit of Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) from Tuesday 8 am to Wednesday 8 am. Among these, 5 died of Covid-19 and 7 died with symptoms while undergoing treatment at the hospital.
Dr. Mohiuddin Khan Moon, a spokesman of the MMCH’s Corona unit, confirmed the matter on Wednesday morning.
He said 445 patients are currently undergoing treatment at the Corona unit. 21 of them are in ICU. 67 people were newly admitted and 69 people returned home after recovery.
In the last 24 hours, 1,358 sample tests were conducted in Mymensingh district, yielding the virus positivity in 440 people with a detection rate of 32.40 percent, said civil surgeon Dr. Mohammad Nazrul Islam.