With the latest fatalities, a total of 161 people have died at the Covid-19 unit of RMCH since May 24
Four more Covid-19 patients and patients with symptoms died at Rajshahi Medical College and Hospital (RMCH) in the 24 hours to 8am on Saturday, said hospital officials.
One of the deceased, a resident of Chapainawabganj, tested positive for the deadly virus, said RMCH Deputy Director Saiful Ferdous.
Three others with symptoms of the disease hailed from Rajshahi, he added.
As many as 289 patients were undergoing treatment at Covid-19 unit of the hospital until Saturday morning, with 25 people got admitted over the last 24 hours.
There are 271 beds at the hospital's Covid unit.
With the latest fatalities, a total of 161 people have died at the Covid unit of RMCH since May 24, said Dr Ferdous.
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Eighty-four of the deceased contracted Covid-19, he added.
In light of the worsening coronavirus situation in the division, the local authorities enforced an all-out week-long lockdown from 5pm on Friday in Rajshahi metropolitan city.