No Covid-19 death at RMCH, positivity rate 2.33%...

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No Covid-19 death at RMCH, positivity rate 2.33%

 Rajshahi Correspondent

 Published: 10:20 AM, 27 September 2021   Updated: 10:23 AM, 27 September 2021

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) Covid-19 unit reported no death from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours till 6:00 am on Monday. However, four people have died with the virus symptoms during the period.

Confirming the information, RMCH Director Brigadier General Dr Shamim Yazdani told media that among the fresh fatalities, three were female.

Three of the deceased were residents of Chapainawabganj and one from Rajshahi district, he said.

Nineteen more patients were admitted to the designated Covid wards of the hospital during the time, raising the total number of patients to 114. Eighteen other patients returned home from the Covid-19 unit after being cured during the time.

A total of 10 people have been detected positive for Covid-19 after testing 319 samples in Rajshahi's two laboratories on yesterday, showing 2.33 percent positivity rate.