CHATTOGRAM: Highest six people died of coronavirus in a single day in Chattogram on Wednesday.
With this, a total of 184 people died from this highly contagious virus in Chattogram so far.Among the deceased, two are from the city and four from different upazilas.
Besides, 271 more patients tested corona positive at the seven existing testing centres in Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday.
Of the patients, 187 are from the city and 84 from different upazilas in the district.
Chattogram district Civil Surgeon Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi said that 1,373 samples were tested at the seven labs, and 271 of them were found positive.
A total of 33,800 samples were tested till now while 9,123 persons tested corona positive in Chattogram, he said.
Besides, 19 more patients recovered from the covid-19, he added.