Manikganj Correspondent: In the last 24 hours, 285 samples have been tested and 6 corona have been identified in the body. The infection rate is 24 percent. At that time one person died of corona. Today (Sunday) at noon, the civil surgeon confirmed the information. Anwarul Amin Akhand.
He said, "Among the new victims, 23 are in Sadar in Manikganj, 12 in Harirampur, 11 in Shibala, nine in Singair, seven in Ghior, three in Saturia and one in Daulatpur upazila." One died of coronary heart disease. His home is in Harirampur upazila. The total death toll in the district is 59.
He added that so far 24,006 samples have been tested in the district and corona has been identified in the bodies of 3,002 people. Of these, 2,414 people have recovered. The rest are being treated in isolation at hospitals and in their respective homes.
A 14-day severe lockdown is underway across the country as corona detection rates increase. However, lockdown has been going on in 6 more districts including Manikganj since June 22.