Corona cases cross 18,700 in Rangpur

27 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: The number of coronavirus cases has crossed the 18,700 mark in Rangpur division where the daily infection rate continues rising and remained above the 10 mark during the last more than one week.

According to health officials, the number of Covid-19 cases rose to 18,741 as 53 more patients were reported after testing 381 samples at the infection rate of 13.91 percent on Tuesday in the division, reports BSS.

Earlier, the daily infection rates were 13.26 percent on Monday, 15.38 percent on Sunday, 13.52 percent on Saturday, 11.44 percent on Friday, 12.57 percent on Thursday and 16.30 percent on Wednesday last in the division.