Fourteen people died at the Covid-19 unit of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) in 24 hours (till 8am on Friday).
With this, the district's Covid-19 and suspected death toll climbed to 277 since June 1.Of the deceased, five were Covid-19 positive and rests were suspected cases, said RMCH Director Brig Gen Shamim Yazdani.
Among the deceased, six hailed from Rajshahi and four from Chapainawabganj, three from Natore and one from Naogaon .
Sixty-five patients were admitted to the RMCH coronavirus unit over 24 hours till this morning, the director also said. Total number of admitted patients at present is 423.