Twelve patients died from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours at the Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH), officials said on Thursday. Of the deceased, nine hailed from Rajshahi district while three belonged to Chapainawabganj district, RMCH Deputy Director Dr Saiful Ferdous told Dhaka Tribune. Of the 12 people, Dr Saiful said, seven had tested positive while the others were admitted to the hospital with coronavirus symptoms. Currently, 142 patients from Rajshahi, 111 from Chapainawabganj, 15 from Naogaon, 15 from Natore, three from Pabna, three from Kushtia and one from Chuadanga are undergoing treatment at the RMCH Covid unit. On June 2, the Rajshahi district administration announced to impose restrictions in the district to break the chain of Covid-19 transmission.
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