10 Covid deaths in Sylhet division in 24 hours, positivity rate 35.98%
Ten people died of Covid-19 in Sylhet division in 24 hours (till 8am today).
During this period, samples of 1,223 people were tested and 440 of them were found positive for the virus. Positivity rate in the division stands at 35.98 percent, our correspondent reports, quoting Sultana Razia, Sylhet divisional director of health.
In the division, a total of 440 new cases were recorded during this period. Of them, 266 were recorded in Sylhet district, 78 in Sunamganj, 63 in Habiganj, and 33 in Moulvibazar, according to the Divisional Health office.
The total number of cases in the division stands at 35,646 and 28,419 of them have recovered so far, said the director, adding that 617 people died of Covid-19 in the division so far.