Sixteen more people died at Rajshahi Medical College Hospital (RMCH) Covid unit in the last 24 hours.
Of them, 10 were Covid positive and six others died with Covid symptoms. This is the highest figure the hospital has recorded so far.
So far, 93 people have died in just 12 days from 24 May to 4 June. Of them, 56 had contracted with Covid-19, said RMCH Deputy Director Saiful Ferdous.
One more patient has been admitted to the Covid unit that has increased the current patient number to 225.
Of the 16 deceased, nine are from Chapainawabganj, six from Rajshahi and one from Naogaon district.
Meanwhile, a nightly movement restriction is ongoing in Rajshahi every day from 7 pm to 6 am to reduce covid-19 infection.