Eight people died while undergoing treatment at the Covid unit of Mymensingh Medical College Hospital in 24 hours till 8am on Sunday (Sep 26).
Of them, one died of Covid-19 while seven died of coronavirus-like symptoms.
Among the dead, six are from Mymensingh and one each from Netrakona and Sherpur, said Dr Mohiuddin Khan Moon, focal person of the hospital's Covid unit.
He also said: "112 patients are admitted in the Corona ward of the hospital including 10 new patients. Eleven of them are undergoing treatment in ICU. Besides, 20 people have recovered and left the hospital.”
Out of 314 samples, 25 tested positive in the last 24 hours in MMCH, said Civil Surgeon Dr Nazrul Islam.
BDST: 1302 HRS, SEP 26, 2021