One dies, 13 COVID cases counted in RMCH in a day
Published: 01:35 PM, 3 October 2021
Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH); File Photo
One died at the COVID unit of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) in the last 24 hours. Besides, 13 people were diagnosed with the virus at the time.
Confirming the matter on Sunday, RMCH Director Brigadier General Dr. Shamim Yazdani told the media that 16 people were newly admitted to the 513-bed RMCH Isolation unit, bringing the overall patients currently hospitalized to 103.
11 people returned home after recovery, he added.
Earlier on Saturday, 318 samples were collected from two PCR labs at RMCH and Rajshahi Medical College – 13 people were tested positive for the Covid-19 with a detection rate of 4 percent.