Fourteen people died at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital's (RMCH) Covid unit in 24 hours till this morning.
Of the deceased, six were Covid-19 positive while the rest died with symptoms, Director General of the hospital Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani said."Meanwhile, 186 people have tested positive for corona at the hospital during the 24-hour period. Some 556 samples were tested in two laboratories of the district during the period," the director said.
The positivity rate currently stands at 29.63%.
Besides, 64 people were admitted to the hospital with Covid symptoms in the past 24 hours. Currently, 518 patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital which has 454 beds.