96 more infected with corona in Kishoreganj

Our Correspondent

3 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

KISHOREGANJ: Some 96 more people have contracted coronavirus in the district in the last 24 hours until Friday morning, taking the total virus cases to 6,054.

Kishoreganj Civil Surgeon Dr Md Mujibur Rahman confirmed the matter on Thursday night.

Of the newly infected people, 54 are in Sadar, two in Bajitpur, two in Hossainpur, seven in Karimganj, 17 in Bhairab, five each in Kuliarchar and Katiadi, three in Tarail, and one in Pakundia upazila.

The district-wise breakup of the total virus cases is: 2,747 in Sadar, 143 in Hossainpur, 227 in Karimganj, 171 in Tarail, 285 in Pakundia, 400 in Katiadi, 247 in Kuliarchar, 1,187 in Bhairab, 74 in Nikli, 415 in Bajitpur, 52 in Itna, 62 in Mithamoin and 44 in Austagram upazilas.

Meanwhile, a total of 5,143 people have, so far, been recovered from the virus while 89 were died of it in the district, the civil surgeon added.