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3 more fresh Covid cases diagnosed in Rangpur


By BSS
Published : 23 Sep 2022 08:42 PM

Three more fresh Covid-19 cases were diagnosed after testing 30 samples at the 10 percent positivity rate in Rangpur division on Thursday.

Health officials said the number of diagnosed fresh Covid-19 cases is showing a rising trend again in recent days in the division.

"With the diagnosis of the three fresh cases, the number of Covid-19 patients rose to 64,839 in the division," Divisional Director (Health) Dr. Abu Md. Zakirul Islam said on Friday.

The total number of recovered Covid-19 patients remained steady at 63,232 as no more patients healed during the last 24 hours ending at 8 am Friday. The number of casualties also remained steady at 1,289 as no new death was reported during the period.   

Meanwhile, more 9,535 doses of Covid-19 jabs were administered on Thursday raising the number of inoculated vaccines to three crore 12 lakh 51 thousand and 977 doses in the division.

"Among the total administered Covid-19 jabs, 1,36,55,073 doses were inoculated as the first doses, 1,30,51,462 as the second doses and 45,45,442 as the booster doses," Dr. Islam said.