PV Online Report : A total of eight people were tested positive for Covid-19 during the last 24 hours after testing 114 samples in 12 Covid-19 laboratories in the district.

The infection rate of the deadly virus hit almost 1.10 percent till Monday morning in Chattogram.

With the diagnosis of eight new cases, the total number of Covid-19 patients rose to 1,28,770 in the district, Dr Ilias Chowdhury, Civil Surgeon of Chattogram told the media.

At the same time, the number of healed Covid-19 patients reached to 1,27, 578 with the recovery of 31 more patients during the time.

The average recovery rate currently stands at 98.99 percent in Chattogram City and the district areas.

The death toll remained steady at 1,367 as no new death was recorded during the period.

Edited By-SPT