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RMCH reports 20 new Covid deaths in a day

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 20th July, 2021 11:27:53 AM
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RMCH reports 20 new Covid deaths in a day

Twenty more persons died at the coronavirus unit of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) over 24 hours till 8:00am on Tuesday.

Of the deceased, four were Covid-19 positive while the rest died with symptoms, Director General of the hospital Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani said.

"Meanwhile, 125 people have tested positive for corona at the hospital during the 24-hour period. Some 561 samples were tested in two laboratories of the district during the period," the director said.

The positivity rate currently stands at 22.92%.

Besides, 60 people were admitted to the hospital with Covid symptoms in the past 24 hours. Currently, 480 patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital which has 454 beds.