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Ctg records 2.98pc Covid-19 positivity rate


By BSS
Published : 25 Sep 2021 09:01 PM | Updated : 07 Oct 2021 07:22 PM

Chattogram district recorded ever- lowest Covid-19 positivity rate of 2.98 percent since the pandemic broke out here while 46 fresh

cases were reported after testing 1,530 samples during the last 24 hours in Chattogram till Saturday morning.

The Covid-19 situation is improving consistently during the recent weeks in the district, Civil Surgeon Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi said.

With the new infection, the number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases reached 101,562 in the district.

"The number of cured patients from the lethal virus stood at 86,568 in the district with the recovery of 63 more patients in the last 24 hours," Dr Rabbi said, adding that the percentage of recovery rate is 85.25.

With no new deaths in the last 24 hours, the death toll is steady at 1,289 in the district.

A total of 2486 infected patients are now undergoing treatment at designated hospitals in the city.

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