93 more infected with corona in Noakhali

Our Correspondent

30 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: As many as 93 more people contacted novel coronavirus in Noakhali district on Saturday with the positivity rate of 22.63 per cent.

Among the new cases, 60 cases were reported in Sadar, nine in Begumganj, three in Companiganj, two in Sonaimuri, six in Senbag, two in Chatkhil, four in Subarnachar upazila, 10 in Companiganj, and Six in Kabirhat upazila, said District civil surgeon Dr Masum Iftekhar. So far, a total of 8,431 were infected with Covid-19 in Noakhali while 110 people died.

The district will be put under lockdown from the next month as the number of infection is increasing rapidly, he added.