RANGPUR, May 20, 2022 (BSS) - More 14,929 doses of Covid-19 jabs were administered on Thursday raising the number of inoculated vaccines to two crore 79 lakh 46 thousand and 430 doses in Rangpur division.
Health officials said, among the 14,929 doses of the jabs inoculated on Thursday, 520 were administered as the first doses, 3,200 as the second doses and 11,209 as the booster doses.
"Till Thursday, a total of 1,35,29,994 people got the first doses of Covid-19 jabs, and of them, 1,28,12,615 got the second doses and 16,03,821 got the booster doses," Divisional Director (Health) Dr. Abu Md. Zakirul Islam said today.
Meanwhile, the number of Covid-19 infected patients remained steady at 64,143 in the division as no fresh positive cases were diagnosed after testing 26 new samples on Thursday.
The number of healed Covid-19 patients remained steady at 62,785 in the division where no new patients recovered during the last 24 hours ending at 8 am today.
"Besides, the number of casualties remained steady at 1,284 in the division as no new deaths were reported during the last 24 hours," Dr. Islam added.