2 died with COVID symptoms at RMCH
Published: 12:40 PM, 22 January 2022
Two more died of symptoms in the last 24 hours in the COVID unit of Rajshahi Medical College (RMC) Hospital. However, no one died with COVID at this time.
They died at the hospital's Intensive Care Unit (ICU) between 9 am on Friday and 9 am on Saturday, said Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani, director of RMC Hospital.
He said no patient had died of coronavirus infection at RMC Hospital in the last 24 hours. However, two died of COVID symptoms. One of them is a man. He is over 61 years old. Another woman is between 41 and 50 years old. Both of them are the residents of Rajshahi district. They were admitted to the ICU of the hospital with symptoms of COVID infection.
Meanwhile, 43 patients were admitted in the 104-bed RMCH COVID unit till 9 am on Saturday. Even a day ago this number was 58. At present 25 patients from Rajshahi, six from Chapainawabganj, three from Naogaon, two from Natore, three from Pabna, one from Kushtia and three from Joypurhat are hospitalized.
There are 30 people admitted to the hospital with corona. This number was 39 even a day ago. Seven people have been admitted to the hospital with COVID symptoms. Coronavirus was detected negative in six samples. Besides, one person has been admitted in the last 24 hours. On this day, 16 patients left the hospital after recovering.
Meanwhile, no samples were not tested at the RMCH lab on Friday. However, in the RMC Lab, samples of 159 people were tested and coronavirus was detected in 48 samples. 29 are from Rajshahi, 15 from Chapainawabganj and two from Natore among them.