The number of corona cases is increasing again in Chittagong, 20 identified

 Ctg Desk |  Thursday, October 28th, 2021 |  11:03 am
The number of corona cases is increasing again in Chittagong, 20 identified

One person has died of coronavirus in Chittagong in the last 24 hours. At this time, 20 more people have been identified as newly infected with corona. The corona detection rate has come down to 1.09 percent.

Coronavirus was detected in 10 people in Chittagong last Wednesday (October 28). No one died of corona that day.

The information came from a report released by the Chittagong District Civil Surgeon’s Office on Thursday (October 26). According to the report, samples of 1,634 people were tested in 12 labs in Chittagong and 1 in Cox’s Bazar and coronavirus was found in the bodies of 20 people. 15 of them are residents of the city. Of the remaining 5, 3 are residents of Patiyar and 2 are residents of Hathazari.

District Civil Surgeon. Mohammad Ilias Chowdhury said that in the last 24 hours, 9 people were infected in Chittagong University Lab, 3 in Chittagong Veterinary University Lab, 2 in Chevron Hospital Lab, 1 in General Hospital RTRL Lab, 2 in Epic Healthcare Lab and 3 in Metropolitan Hospital Lab. .

Coronavirus has been detected in 1 lakh 2 thousand 202 people in Chittagong so far. Of these, 63,958 are residents of the city and the remaining 26,245 are from different upazilas.

A total of 1,322 people have died in Chittagong so far due to corona. Of these, 622 died in Chittagong city and 600 died in different upazilas.

The first corona patient was identified on April 3 last year in Chittagong. Then on April 9, the first person to die from the virus.