6 more Covid-19 cases diagnosed in Rangpur

Published : 04 Oct 2022 09:21 PM

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.