22 May 2022, 10:42

12,196 more doses Covid-19 jabs administered in Rangpur

 RANGPUR, May 22, 2022 (BSS) - More 12,196 doses of Covid-19 jabs were
administered on Saturday raising the number of inoculated vaccines to two
crore 79 lakh 58 thousand and 626 doses in Rangpur division.

 Health officials said, among the 12,196 doses of the jabs inoculated on
Saturday, 368 were administered as the first doses, 6,384 as the second doses
and 5,444 as the booster doses.

 "Till Saturday, a total of 1,35,30,362 people got the first doses of Covid-
19 jabs, and of them, 1,28,18,999 got the second doses and 16,09,265 got the
booster doses," Divisional Director (Health) Dr. Abu Md. Zakirul Islam said.

 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 12 new samples on Saturday.

 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 said.