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14,089 more doses of Covid jabs administered in Rangpur


By BSS
Published : 19 May 2022 09:48 PM

More 14,089 doses of Covid-19 jabs were administered on Wednesday raising the number of inoculated vaccines to two crore 79 lakh 31 thousand and 501 doses in Rangpur division. Health officials said, among the 14,089 doses of the jabs inoculated on Wednesday, 524 were administered as the first doses, 1,621 as the second doses and 11,110 as the booster doses.

 "Till Wednesday, a total of 1,35,29,474 people got the first doses of Covid-19 jabs, and of them, 1,28,09,415 got the second doses and 15,92,612 got the booster doses," said Divisional Director (Health) Dr. Abu Md. Zakirul Islam.  Meanwhile, the number of Covid-19 infected patients rose to 64,143 in the division as one fresh positive case was diagnosed after testing 121 new samples on Wednesday.

 The number of healed Covid-19 patients remained steady at 62,785 in the division where no new patients recovered during the last 24 hours ending at 8 am on Thursday.

 "Besides, the number of casualties remained steady at 1,284 in the division as no new deaths were reported during the last 24 hours in the division," Dr. Islam added.