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109 more Covid positive in Noakhali


Published : 27 Jan 2022 09:52 PM | Updated : 27 Jan 2022 09:52 PM

In the last 24 hours, 473 samples were tested in Noakhali and 109 more corona positive patients were detected. The total number of victims in the district is 21,865. The rate of new detection is 23.04 percent.

District Civil Surgeon Dr Masum Iftekhar confirmed the information on Thursday morning.

According to the Civil Surgeon's Office, 473 samples were tested in three labs of the district and 50 corona positive patients were detected in Sadar upazila, 16 in Begumganj, 8 in Sonaimuri, 12 in Chatkhil, 5 in Senbagh, 1 in Companiganj and 17 in Kabirhat. No patient has recovered in the last 24 hours. A total of 227 patients died in the district. There are 1536 patients in isolation and 14 patients are being treated at dedicated Covid-19 hospital.

District Civil Surgeon Masum Iftekhar said that after examining samples from 431 people in nine upazilas of the district on Monday, coronary infections were found in the bodies of 82 people. The detection rate was 19.02 percent. The latest detection rate is 25 percent. Which is 6 percent more than the previous day. However, no one was killed in Corona in the district at this time. Dewan Mahbubur Rahman, chairman and deputy commissioner of the district corona virus prevention committee, said that in view of the increase in corona infection in the district, it has already been directed to intensify the activities of mobile courts and conduct emergency operations on public transport to compel people to comply with hygiene rules.

 Besides, it has been decided to set up a new isolation center at Shaheed Bhulu Stadium in the district town.