At least twenty-one people died while undergoing treatment at the Covid-19 unit of Mymensingh Medical College Hospital (MMCH) in the last 24 hours.
Among the dead, six people died from coronavirus infections while fifteen died with Covid-19 like symptoms.
As many as 580 Covid-19 patients are currently undergoing treatment at the hospital, he said.
In the past 24 hours, some 86 people have been admitted to the hospital with Covid-19 symptoms, he added.
Beside, District Civil Surgeon's Office sources said 316 fresh Covid-19 cases detected among 563 sample tests in the last 24 hours.