2 die with coronavirus symptoms at SBMCH
Two people, undergoing treatment at coronavirus unit of Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital (SBMCH), have died.
Their samples were sent to PCR lab of the hospital for coronavirus test.
The hospital sources said one of the deceased, 60, a resident of Bakerganj upazila of Barishal, was admitted to the hospital around 10 am on Sunday and died around 12:30pm.
Meanwhile, the other, of Muladi municipality in the district, was admitted to the hospital on Friday morning and died around 5:15 pm on Saturday.
Dr SM Maniruzzaman, assistant director of the hospital, confirmed the matter.
With this, a total of 31 people died at SBMCH with coronavirus symptoms where only three of them found coronavirus positive.
Till now, 213 patients have been admitted at the corona unit where 61 tested positive for the deadly virus.
In Barishal division, 43 fresh cases were reported in last 24 hours, taking the total number to 501.
So far, 10 people died of the virus in the division.