59 more contract coronavirus in Laxmipur
As many as 59 more people have contracted coronavirus in last 24 hours in Laxmipur district, taking the total virus cases to 1068.
District civil surgeon Dr Abdul Gaffar confirmed the matter on Sunday mornig, adding that a total of 625 people have, so far, recovered from the deadly virus here.
No new death was reported from COVID-19 during this period in the district.
People are getting infected with the virus as they are not following health guidelines set by the health department to avert the spread of coronavirus.
Among the total infected persons, 586 are in Sadar, 166 in Ramganj, 68 in Ramgati, 151 in Kamalnagar, and 98 in Raipur upazila.
Meanwhile, 22 people have died of COVID-19 in Laxmipur.
The civil surgeon urged the people living in the district to maintain social distancing rules and to be aware.