COVID-19 cases reaches 962 in Rajshahi div
A total of 962 people have infected with COVID-19 in Rajshahi division as 45 new cases reported in five districts on Monday.
Dr Gopendra Nath Acharya, Divisional Director of Health, confirmed the figure in its daily report in the division on Tuesday morning.
Of the infected cases, 58 in Rajshahi, 54 in Chapainawabganj, 132 in Naogaon, 56 in Natore, 189 in Joypurhat, 392 in Bogura, 45 in Sirajgonj and 36 in Pabna districts.
Meanwhile, the respective houses of the infected persons in different areas in the division have been kept under lockdown for 14 days.
Some 251 corona patients have, so far, recovered from the deadly virus and eight fatalities in the division till Tuesday morning.