RMCH sees 13 COVID deaths in 24hrs
Published: 11:58 AM, 30 July 2021
Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH); File Photo
Another 13 people have died in the last 24 hours at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH), of these, 7 died of Covid-19 and 6 died with symptoms.
Confirming the matter on Friday morning, Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani said Among the deaths, 4 people from Rajshahi, one from Natore and two from Naogaon. Two from Rajshahi, one from Chapainawabganj, two from Natore, and one from Naogaon died with symptoms. Everyone has been instructed to follow the hygiene rules.
He added that in the last 24 hours, 65 people have been admitted to RMCH. 50 people have returned home after recovery. There are 189 cases of Covid-19 and 236 cases with symptoms. Currently, RMCH has 425 patients opposite of 513-beds.
A total of 651 samples were tested at two labs of Rajshahi Medical in the last 24 hours, yielding the virus positivity in 138 people with a detection rate of 22.87 percent.