The highest number of Covid-19 positive patients was identified in Lalmonirhat on Thursday, breaking all previous records.
The number of Covid-19 positive patients is increasing in the bordering district.
In a single day, 153 samples were tested. Among them, 41 samples tested positive for the coronavirus.
Earlier, on 8 June, samples from 43 people were tested and 16 patients tested positive for the coronavirus.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 18 people died of the novel corona virus in the district.
Lalmonirhat Civil Surgeon Dr Nirmalendu Roy confirmed the information at 9:30 pm on Thursday.