COVID-19: 17 cases, one death in 24 hrs in Chuadanga
As many as 17 more people contracted COVID-19 and one died in 24 hours in Chuadanga district, taking the total numbers of the virus cases to 1,242 in the district.
Chuadanga civil surgeon Dr ASM Maruf Hasan confirmed the matter on Sunday morning.
The test results of 44 samples came from PCR lab of Kushtia Medical College Hospital this morning, said the civil surgeon.
Among them, 12 are in Sadar, one in Alamdanga and four in Damurhuda upazilas.
Some 42 corona patients are undergoing treatment at isolation unit in Chuadanga Sadar Hospital and the rest are in home quarantine, he added.
A total of 744 corona patients recovered from the virus in the district while 29 died in the district.
The first corona patient in the district was reported on March 19 this year.