9 die at RMCH Covid Ward in one night
Published : Tuesday, 4 May, 2021 at 10:53 PM Count : 194
As many as nine persons died at COVID Ward of Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH). Of them, six were Covid-19 positive, while the rest three got admitted with Covid-19 symptoms. They passed at different times on Monday night.
RMCH deputy director Dr Saiful Ferdous said 97 are now admitted to the COVID Ward. Of them, 43 have been infected with coronavirus. The rest 54 have symptoms. Their samples have been sent for Covid tests. Nine of the Covid positive patients have been admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU).
Meanwhile, a report sent by the Rajshahi Divisonal Health Director office on Tuesday said 490 people have so far died at eight districts of the division being infected with coronavirus. Of them, the highest 297 died in Bogura district, while 70 died in Rajshahi district, 20 in Chapainawabganj district, 34 in Naogaon district, 17 in Natore district, 11 in Joypurhat district, 23 in Sirajganj district and 18 in Pabna district.