Six more deaths at RMCH Covid-19 unit...

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Six more deaths at RMCH Covid-19 unit

 Rajshahi Correspondent

 Published: 11:00 AM, 28 September 2021  

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Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) Covid-19 unit reported six deaths during the last 24 hours till 6:00 am on Tuesday. One of them died of coronavirus while the rest had its symptoms.

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

Five of the deceased were residents of Rajshahi and one from Bogura district, he said.

Fifteen more patients were admitted to the designated Covid wards of the hospital during the time, raising the total number of patients to 113. Fourteen other patients returned home from the Covid-19 unit after being cured during the time.

A total of 13 people have been detected positive for Covid-19 after testing 246 samples in Rajshahi's two laboratories on yesterday, showing 5.68 percent positivity rate.