CHATTOGRAM: Seven more patients died of Covid-19 in the district in 24 hours till Monday morning.
Of them, five were from the city and two from different upazilas in the district.With this, the number of deaths stood at 504 in the district after recording the first death on April 11 last year, sources said.
Of them, 375 were from the city and 129 from different upazilas in the district.
Besides, 208 more patients tested corona positive in the 24 hours ended on Monday morning.
Of the infected patients, 159 were from the city and 49 from different upazilas.
Sources in the Chattogram district Civil Surgeon office said that a total of 1,361 samples were tested at the eight laboratories and 208 of them were found as positive in the 24 hours.
With these, a total of 504 people died and 49,095 were infected with the highly contagious virus in Chattogram so far. Of them, 39,400 were from the city and 9,695 from different upazilas.Meanwhile, a total of 35,897 patients also recovered from the disease in Chattogram district till Monday.