11 die in Khulna Hospital COVID unit in 24hrs
Published : Saturday, 19 June, 2021 at 12:39 PM Count : 225
Eleven patients died at corona unit of Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) in the last 24 hours till Saturday morning.
Among them, eight were COVID19 positive while three were suffering from the virus symptoms, Dr Suhash Ranjan Haldar, resident medical officer and spokesperson for the coronavirus unit of the hospital, confirmed this morning.
As many as, 155 patients are undergoing treatment at the hospital against its capacity of 130 beds. Of them 41 were admitted during the 24 hours and 54 left the hospital after recovered from the deadly virus.
A total of 171, out of 448 samples, tested in PCR lab of KMCH came positive for the disease during this time, said Dr Mehedi Newaj, vice-principle of Khulna Medical College.