Eight more die at RMCH COVID unit
Another eight people died at the COVID unit in Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) in the past 24 hours from Tuesday 6am to Wednesday 6am.
Brigadier General Shamim Yazdani, Director of the hospital, confirmed the matter this morning.
Of the deceased, one was confirmed Covid-19 positive while the remaining seven people showed virus symptoms.
Among the dead, three were from Rajshahi, two from Naogaon, one each from Natore, Kushtia and Chapainawabganj districts, the director added.
Some 123 patients are undergoing treatment in 240-bed COVID unit at the RMCH in the last 24.