At least nineteen people died while undergoing treatment at the Covid-19 unit of Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) in the last 24 hours.
Among the dead, seven people were died from coronavirus infections while twelve died with Covid-19 like symptoms.The MMCH’s corona unit spokesman Dr Mohiuddin Khan Moon confirmed the matter.
As many as 430 Covid-19 patients are currently undergoing treatment at the hospital, he said.
In the past 24 hours, some 48 people have been admitted to the hospital with Covid-19 symptoms, he added.
Beside, District Civil Surgeon's Office sources said 284 fresh Covid-19 cases detected among 1,058 sample tests in the last 24 hours, yielding the virus positivity rate of 29 percent.