Rajshahi reports 7 fresh COVID-19 cases

Rajshahi reports 7 fresh COVID-19 cases

Rajshahi Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 16:16 23 May 2020  

Rajshahi reports 7 fresh COVID-19 cases

Rajshahi reports 7 fresh COVID-19 cases

Seven more people infected with the deadly coronavirus in Rajshahi, taking the toll in the district to 39. The information was given by the District Civil Surgeon's Office on Saturday afternoon.

Rajshahi Civil Surgeon Enamul Haque said samples from 51 people were sent to the National Sher-e-Bangla Institute in Dhaka for testing on May 21. We received the reports on Saturday with 7 positive cases while the rest 44 are tested negative for the virus.

Among the new victims are three from Tanore, one from Pobar, one from Durgapur, one from Puthia and one from Bagha.

Among the 39 victims in the district, five are in Rajshahi city, four in Bagha, eight in Puthia, three in Durgapur, three in Bagmara, five in Moharpur, nine in Tanore and two in Poba. So far, nine have recovered and one has died.

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