130 recovered among 578 corona patients in Rangpur division

19 May, 2020 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: A total of 130 coronavirus (Covid-19) patients were released after their recovery among a total of 578 infected people in Rangpur division till 8 am on Monday, reports BSS.

“The percentage of recovery among all infected patients stands at 20.41 so far in the division,” Focal Person of Covid-19 and Assistant Director (Health) for Rangpur division Dr. ZA Siddiqui told the agency.

Among the 130 recovered Covid-19 patients, 38 of Rangpur, seven of Panchagarh, 19 of Nilphamari, five of Lalmonirhat, seven of Kurigram, 19 of Thakurgaon, 13 of Dinajpur and 22 of Gaibandha districts in the division, he added.

Meanwhile, the total number of coronavirus patients rose to 578 after nine new people were diagnosed with coronavirus positive on Saturday after testing of 376 samples at the two Covid-19 Laboratories located at Rangpur and Dinajpur.