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15 more test positive for corona in Bhola

  • Our Correspondent
  • 5 September, 2021 12:00 AM
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BHOLA: A total of 15  more people were diagnosed with Covid-19 after testing 96 samples at Bhola 250-bed General Hospital Covid-19 laboratory during the last 24 hours till this morning in the district.

Among the new positive cases, 11 are from Sadar upazila, one from Lalmohan upazila, two from Daulatkhan upazila and one from Manpura upazila, civil surgeon Dr KM Shafiquzzaman said.

With the newly detected cases, the total number of infected patients rose to 6,579.

Meanwhile, a total of 86 patients recovered from Covid-19 in the last 24 hours here, raising the recovered patients to 5,932, the civil surgeon said.

A total of 88 persons have so far died of Covid-19 in the district, he added.

Dr Shafiquzzaman said 13 infected persons are now undergoing treatment at Bhola 250-bed General Hospital and the rest are at home quarantine under the supervision of doctors from their respective upazila health complexes.

He urged all to follow the health rules strictly and use masks to prevent the spread of the lethal virus.