Sylhet sees highest daily COVID-19 deaths...

Dhaka, Friday   17 September 2021

Sylhet sees highest daily COVID-19 deaths

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:40 PM, 28 July 2021  

Sylhet sees highest daily COVID-19 deaths

Sylhet sees highest daily COVID-19 deaths

Sylhet registered 17 coronavirus-related deaths, the highest single-day jump since the pandemic hit the country, taking the death tally in the division to 655. 

At the same time, the highest ever 736 fresh cases were confirmed during the same time, raising the caseload to 37,654 in the division.

Sylhet Divisional Director (Health) Office came up with the information in the daily Covid-19 bulletin on Wednesday.

According to the report, in the past 24 hours 341 people were infected in Sylhet district, 116 in Sunamganj, 54 in Habiganj, and 225 in Moulvibazar. In all, the number of people infected with the virus in Sylhet division is 36,754. Of these, 20,800 people were infected in Sylhet district, 4,322 in Sunamganj, 4,347 in Habiganj, and 5,107 in Moulvibazar.

Among the 17 dead, 5 were from Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital, 9 from Sylhet district, one from Sunamganj, and two from Moulvibazar.

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