A total number of recovered patients from coronavirus rose to 47,582 with the healing of 144 more people in the 24 hours in Chattogram on Thursday.The health official said, adding that the percentage of recovery rate stands at 85.46 per cent.
Meanwhile, a total of 222 more people were tested positive for Covid-19 after testing 1,151 samples in the 24 hours on Thursday evening, climbing the number of infections to 55,668.
According to the hospital sources, the infection rate is 19.29 percent during the period.
Among the infected patients 134 are from Chattogram city and 88 from different upazilas of the district.
The health expert of Chattogram urged city dwellers again and again to strictly follow health rules and use masks due to continuous increasing corona infections here.
With four deaths on Thursday the number of coronavirus (COVID-19) deaths in Chattogram stood at 654.(BSS)