Elderly woman dies at RMCH Covid-19 unit...

Dhaka, Saturday   22 January 2022

Elderly woman dies at RMCH Covid-19 unit

 Rajshahi Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:17 AM, 8 January 2022  

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An elderly woman has died in the Covid-19 unit of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) during the last 24 hours till 9:00 am on Saturday. She had been suffering from the virus symptoms. 

Confirming the information, RMCH Director Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani said the woman aged above 61 was from Chhapainawabganj. She was undergoing treatment at the Intensive Care Unit of the hospital.  

Meanwhile, nine more patients were admitted to the Covid-19 unit during the last 24 hours, taking the number of admitted patients to 31, including seven tested positive for Covid-19, at present.

Three other patients returned home after being cured during the same time.

On the other hand, three more patients were found Covid-19 positive after testing 94 samples in RMCH laboratory on Tuesday, showing a 1.34 percent infection rate.