Monday, 20 September, 2021

Rajshahi logs 10 more Covid deaths amid fall in cases and fatalities in country

Ten more Covid patients have died at Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) in the past 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.

Of the fresh deaths, six were confirmed Covid-19 patients, three showed symptoms of the virus and one more died due to post-Covid complications, said hospital director Brigadier General Shamim Yeazdani.

Of the deceased, four were from Rajshahi and three Chapainawabganj and one each from Naogaon, Kushtia and Natore districts.

Shamim said that 27 people have been admitted to the Corona unit of the hospital in the past 24 hours. On the other hand, some 24 people were discharged from the hospital after recovery during the period.

Besides, some 145 people are currently undergoing treatment in the 513-bed corona unit of the hospital.

Some 37 people have died in the last 5 days at the hospital. Of them, 16 people died of Covid-19, 14 died after showing Covid symptoms and five people died due to different complications.