In Kushtia, where corona died, no patient was diagnosed with corona in the last 24 hours. However, three people died of corona symptoms in the corona unit of the 250-bed general hospital in the district at that time. According to statistics, this is the first time in the last four months that no one has been diagnosed with corona at the hospital.
Today, 19 August 2021 (Thursday) morning, Kushtia General Hospital Statistics Officer Md. Mejbaul Alam confirmed the information.
Meanwhile, the pressure of hospital admissions has decreased even more than before. As many as 159 patients with corona and symptoms are being treated at the hospital till 10 am on Thursday. Of these, 119 are infected with corona. And 40 people are admitted with symptoms.
Meanwhile, in the last 24 hours, 326 samples were tested in the district and the corona of 6 new people was identified. The detection rate is 23.31 percent.
So far, a total of 18,096 people have been identified as corona in the district. Of these, 14,199 people have recovered. So far, 69 people have died in the district with corona infections and symptoms.
Of the 6 newly identified people, 26 have been identified in Kushtia Sadar Upazila.
So far, samples of 95,398 people have been taken for testing in the district. Sample test reports were found for 90,094 people. The rest are waiting for the report.
At present the number of active corona patients in Kushtia is 2,165. Of them, 181 are undergoing treatment at the hospital. There are 1,994 people in home isolation.
In Kushtia, the number of deaths is not decreasing even though the number of identified cases is decreasing. In the last 24 hours, eight more people have died at Corona Dedicated Hospital in Kushtia. They died at the hospital on Thursday (July 29) from 8am to 6am on Friday (July 30). All six were identified as Corona. The caretaker of the hospital said. Abdul Momen has confirmed this information.
In the last 24 hours, 148 more corona have been identified. Considering the sample test, the detection rate has increased to 41 percent compared to the previous day. During this time 263 corona patients recovered.
The caretaker said. Abdul Momen further said that 214 patients with corona and symptoms are admitted in 200 beds of Kushtia Corona Dedicated General Hospital till 9 am.
Of these, 171 are admitted with corona and 43 are admitted with symptoms. Eighty percent of patients need oxygen.