23 more infected with corona in Thakurgaon

12 August, 2020 12:00 AM printer

THAKURGAON: A staff of deputy commissioner office and a bank official among 23 people have been infected with coronavirus in Thakurgaon, reports UNB.

With the new cases, confirmed coronavirus cases in the district have reached 545 till Monday evening, said Civil Surgeon Mahfuzar Rahman.

Two staff of Haripur and Baliadangi upazila health complex were among the newly-infected patients.

Meanwhile, 94 more samples have been sent to Dinajpur M Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital on Monday for test. So far 3,984 samples have been tested in the district.

Total confirmed coronavirus cases in the country went up to 260,507 with the detection of 2,907 new patients in 24 hours until Monday.

Besides, the death tally rose to 3,438 with 39 new deaths in the country.