16 more infected with coronavirus in Chuadanga
Sixteen more people have contracted COVID-19 during the last 24 hours in Chuadanga district, taking the total numbers of the virus cases to 323 in the district.
Chuadanga civil surgeon Dr ASM Maruf Hasan confirmed the matter on Wednesday morning.
The test results of the samples sent to PCR Lab of Kushtia Medical College Hospital have come in hand this morning, said the civil surgeon.
Among them, two are Ansar-VDP members, six in Sadar, two in Damurhuda, five in Jibannagar and one in Alamdanga upazila.
Some 19 corona patients are undergoing treatment at isolation unit in Chuadanga Sadar Hospital and the rest are in home quarantine, he added.
A total of 202 corona patients have already been recovered from the virus infection while three died in the district.
The first corona patient in the district was reported on march 19.