51 more infected with coronavirus in Noakhali

Our Correspondent

9 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: As many as 51 more people contacted novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in the district on Saturday with the positivity rate of 17.06 per cent.

Among the new cases, 24 cases were reported in Sadar, 16 in Begumganj, one in Senbag, five in Sonaimuri, three in Chatkhil and two in Kabirhat upazila, said District civil surgeon Dr Masum Iftekhar.

So far, a total of 7,802 were infected with Covid-19 in Noakhali while 5,790 made recovery and 31 are in isolation.

Till now, 114 people died of coronavirus in the district with one more death in the last 24 hours.