NOAKHALI: As many as 164 more people were tested Covid-19 positive after testing 564 samples in the district in the last 24 hours with a positivity rate of 29.08 per cent.
So far, 12,467 virus cases were reported in the district while the total infection rate is 12.16 per cent. District civil surgeon office confirmed the matter in a Facebook post on Friday night.Meanwhile, three more persons died of coronavirus that took the total death toll to 154. So far, 7,753 patients made recovery in Noakhali as the recovery rate is 62.19 per cent.
There are 4,560 active cases in the district.