Jashore on Wednesday saw highest number of coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours.
A total of 249 people, including 15 India returnees, tested positive in the district in 24 hours till this morning.However, one died of the virus in the district during this time while two people have died with Covid-19 like symptoms at the coronavirus unit of Jashore General Hospital.
Jashore Additional District Magistrate Kazi Md Sayemuzzaman confirmed the matter.
With them, in total 15 died of Covid-19 at the hospital in a week, he said.
Some 528 out of 249 people tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours and the rate of infection is 47 percent.