2 fresh Covid-19 cases in Rangpur

Published : 08 Aug 2022 09:08 PM

Two fresh Covid-19 cases were diagnosed  after testing 47 new samples at the positivity rate of 4.26 percent in  Rangpur division on Sunday.

Health officials said the Covid-19 pandemic situation is showing an  improving trend with a decreasing number of newly infected patients almost  daily in recent days. 

"With the diagnosis of the two fresh cases, the total number of Covid-19  patients rose to 64,866 in the division," Divisional Director (Health) Dr.  Abu Md. Zakirul Islam told BSS today.

The total number of recovered Covid-19 patients remained steady at 63,072 as  no more patients healed during the last 24 hours ending at 8 am today. 

The number of casualties also remained steady at 1,289 as no new death was  reported during the period.  

Meanwhile, more 1,817 doses of Covid-19 jabs were administered on Sunday raising the number of inoculated vaccines to three crore eight lakh 15  thousand and 720 doses in the division.