Three more die of corona in port city

Staff Correspondent

11 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Three more corona patients died in the district on Thursday.

With this, 212 people have died from this highly contagious virus in Chattogram so far.

Among Thursday's deceased, two are from the city and one from upazila.

Besides, 162 more patients were detected as corona positive at the seven existing testing centres in Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar on Thursday. Of the patients, 117 are from the city and 45 from different upazilas in the district.

Chattogram district Civil Surgeon Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi said that 786 samples were tested at the seven labs, and 162 of them were found as positive.

A total of 266 persons are now at isolation while 787 at home-quarantine in Chattogram, he said.

Besides, 16 more patients recovered from the covid-19 on Thursday, he added.

Mentionable, a total of 11,193 persons were detected as corona positive while 212 of them died and 1,313 recovered in Chattogram district till Friday.

Of the patients, 7,795 are from the city and 3,398 from different upazilas in the district.


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