Medical &Health

Covid claims 11 more lives in Kushtia

Kushtia General Hospital on Thursday morning reported 11 more Covid-related deaths in 24 hours.

All the deceased were confirmed Covid-19 patients, said Statistics Officer of Kushtia General Hospital, Md Mejbaul Alam.

Besides, 149 people have tested positive for corona in the district in the past 24 hours. “Some 522 samples were tested during the period,” he said.

The positivity rate currently stands at 28.54%.

Meanwhile, the number of Covid-19 patients in the hospital has increased again.

A total of 201 people with Covid symptoms are currently undergoing treatment at the leading medical facility.

So far, 14,051 people have been infected with the virus in the district, while the death toll from Covid topped 550. On the other hand, 10,081 people have recovered from Covid to date.

Source: United News of Bangladesh