NOAKHALI: A total of 60 more persons contacted novel coronavirus in the district on Monday while one died.
With the new figure, total corona cases surged to 9,645 and deaths to 127.District civil surgeon Dr Masum Iftekhar said 287 new samples were tested in three coronavirus testing laboratories and 60 found positive with the infection rate of 20.91 per cent.
So far, 7,068 made recovery from the virus. The recovery rate is 73.28 per cent.
Currently, 2,450 persons are in isolation and 55 are admitted at a makeshift hospital.
dedicated for coronavirus patients at Shaheed Bhulu Stadium in Sadar upazila.