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34 die, 793 test positive for Covid in Khulna division

Published : 30 Jul 2021 08:59 PM

BSS, Khulna

A total of 793 more people tested Covid positive while 34 people died in Khulna division on Friday, climbing total positive patients to 92,361 and the death to 2,369, reports BSS.

Of the death, the highest number has been recorded in Khulna with 620, followed by 548 in Kushtia, 341 in Jashore, 199 in Jhenidah, 159 in Chuadanga, 136 in Meherpur, 122 in Bagerhat, 92 in Narail, 85 in Satkhira, and 67 in Magura, said Dr Jashim Uddin Howlader, divisional director of Health on Friday.

Of the afresh death, eight each are  in Khulna and Kushtia, seven in Jashore,  two in Chuadanga, one each in  Bagerhat, Satkhira,  Narail and Meherpur in the division.

The new daily infection figures also shows decreased compared to the previous day's figure of 1,019 said the health department sources, adding that the figure was 866 on Wednesday.