The number of coronavirus or Covid-19 infected people in Natore is increasing every day although the rate of tests for Covid-19 has declined in the district.
The infection rate in Natore on Monday stood at 67.3 percent while it was 51percent on Sunday.Some 35 out of 52 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours. A total of 1898 people in the district were infected with the virus and some 1501 people recovered from it.
Of the infected people, 39 people are undergoimng treatment at Natore Sadar Hospital while 345 people are staying in home quarantine. So far, 27 people have died of Covid-19.
Meanwhile, some 39 patients admitted to a 31-bed corona ward of the hospital. Corona infected patients were kept at yellow zone of the hospital.
District administartion including police is working in the field level to implement health guidlines strictly though lockdown was not declared in Natore despite the distrct is included in the list of red zone in terms of infection.