Corona Update in Khulna

24,156 infected, 22,718 cured

5 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

KHULNA: With detection of 35 new positive cases in all ten districts of the division, the total number of Covid-19 infected patients now hit 24,156 till Friday noon.

A total of 22,718 have been cured from the lethal virus infection and recovery rate now stands at 94.05 percent,” Assistant Director (AD Health) for Khulna division told the correspondent.

The total number of Covid-19 patients rose to 24156 with 35 new positive cases were reported after testing 104 samples at the Khulna Medical College Laboratory and two others Covid-19 laboratories in Khulna division in the last 24 hours till Friday noon. Of the total new positive cases, 13 were detected in Jashore followed by 10 in Kushtia, six in Jhenidah, two each in Magura and Meherpur and one each in Khulna and Chuadanga in the division.

With the new detected cases, the district-wise break-up of the patients are 6,889 in Khulna, 4,471 in Jashore, 3,614 in Kushtia, 2,203 in Jhenaidah, 1,595 in Chuadanga, 1,489 in Narail, 1,128 in Satkhira, 1,023 in Bagerhat, 1,021 in Magura and 723 in Meherpur, she added.