Two people, who were undergoing treatment at Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College, died from Covid-19 on Friday, reports UNB.
The deceased were identified as Golam Mostafa, 45 of Godarpara in Sadar upazila and Rezaul Karim, 56 of Sirajganj district.
Dr Farzanul Islam, health officer of District Civil Surgeon office, said 45 people including Shibganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Alamgir Kabir have been found infected with the virus in the last 24 hours, taking the number of total cases to 5,094.
Besides, the Shonatala UNO and Nandigram have been also diagnosed with the deadly virus.
Some 114 people have died so far in the district till Friday. Moreover, 3,833 people have recovered from the disease while 1,147 people are in isolation in the district.
Bangladesh Covid-19 cases have increased to 2,49,651 with the detection of 2,977 cases while 39 people died, bringing the death tally to 3,300 on Thursday.