Six more fresh Covid-19 cases were diagnosed after testing 22 samples at the 27.27 percent positivity rate in Rangpur division on Monday.
Health officials said the number of diagnosed fresh Covid-19 cases is showing a rising trend again in recent weeks in the division.
"With the diagnosis of the six fresh cases, the number of Covid-19 patients rose to 64,887 in the division," Divisional Deputy Director (Health) Dr Md Habibur Rahman said on Tuesday.
The total number of recovered Covid-19 patients remained steady at 63,494 as no more patients healed during the last 24 hours ending at 8 am on Tuesday.
The number of casualties also remained steady at 1,291 as no new death was
reported during the period.
Meanwhile, more 1,37,098 doses of Covid-19 jabs were administered on Monday
raising the number of inoculated vaccines to three crore 26 lakh 61 thousand
and 140 doses in the division.
"Among the total administered Covid-19 jabs, 1,37,18,848 doses were
inoculated as the first doses, 1,32,37,725 as the second doses and 57,04,567
as the booster doses," Dr Rahman said.