POST TIME: 20 July, 2021 07:21:25 PM / LAST MODIFIED: 20 July, 2021 07:21:38 PM
15 die, 925 more test Covid positive in Ctg
BSS, Chattogram

15 die, 925 more test Covid positive in Ctg

A total of 15 people died whereas 925 more people have tested positive for Covid-19 in the district in the last 24-hour.

“With the afresh fatalities, the number of Coronavirus deaths in Chattogram reached 856,” said Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi, civil surgeon of Chattogram.

The number of COVID-19 cases has raised to 72,592 as 925 more persons were reported as Covid-19 positive after testing 2,537 samples on Monday in the district. The infection rate is 36.46 percent, said the civil surgeon.

He said, “The infection rate is showing a quick enhancing trend while the recovery rate is also gradually reducing in the district in the recent weeks.
The health experts of Chattogram repeatedly urged city dwellers to strictly follow health rules and use masks.