Covid-19: Chattogram records highest number of daily deaths, infections
Chattogram district recorded its highest number of deaths and infections from Covid-19 during 24 hours (till this morning).
During the period, 18 deaths were recorded, according to the civil surgeon's office.
A total of 3,389 samples were tested at 10 labs in the 24 hours and of them 1,310 came coronavirus positive. Among them, 833 are from the port city while 477 are from different upazilas.
The positivity rate in the district is 38.65 percent, the civil surgeon's office said.
In total, 77,521 people – 58,323 from the city and 19,198 from various upazilas -- have been infected with Covid-19 in the district till today.
So far, 915 Covid patients died in the district. Among them, 554 were from the city and the rest from different upazilas.