Four COVID-19 patients died in a span of three hours in Khulna on Monday.
The deceased were identified as Md Babar Ali, 37, radiology technologist at Khulna Medical College Hospital; Samar Das, 67, from Dolkhola; Anwara Begum, 85, from Jugmipasha of Fultola, and Anisur Rahman from Babu Khan Road.
Among them, Babar was admitted to the hospital on 19 June. Three of the patients died at Khulna’s coronavirus dedicated hospital while Anisur died on the road while being taken to Dhaka from the hospital.
All the deaths took place between 6:00pm and 9:00pm.
The deaths at hospital were confirmed by the focal person of the coronavirus dedicated hospital, Sheikh Farid Uddin Ahmed when Anisur’s death was confirmed by his friend Syeld Aminul Parvez.