A female died on Monday, was found to be infected with coronavirus and including her six new cases of Covid-19 were reported in Chattogram division.
Chattogram Divisional Health Director Dr Hasan Shahriar Kabir said, "The deceased, 30, hailed from Nimtoli area of the port city. Her sample was examined after her death and it came out positive."
"109 samples were tested on Wednesday and six of the results came positive. Five of them hailed from Chattogram and one from Noakhali," he added.
Dr Hasan Shahriar Kabir also said, "We gave information about the infected person to the local administration. Their houses kept under lockdown."
Among the victims two are members of Chattogram Metropolitan Police's traffic (north) division, aged 25 and 26. Besides, one of the infected is female, 45, from Patiya upazila and another, 30, from Anwara upazila, our correspondent reported.
Still now 32 cases of Covid-19 were reported in Chattogram district and four people including a child died there.