By Suzan Edeh,
Another patient has died as a result of Coronavirus infection while 8 more persons have tested positive to the dreaded virus, bringing the total number of infection in the state to 410.
According to the Bauchi COVID-19 Situation Report, as at 13th June 2020, the state has a total of 155 patients undergoing treatment at the various Isolation centers while 14 more patients have been discharged as the case Fatality rate of the state stands as 2.6%, which indicates that it dropped by 1%.
The report further stated that out of the 2,614 samples collected, the results of 168 samples are still pending.
It added that with the 14 recoveries, at the moment ,244 have so far been discharged from the hospitals after their second round of sample tests returned negative.
The State Commissioner of Health, Dr Aliyu Muhammad Maigoro stated that the COVID19 is a reality which many health workers are risking their lives to protect citizens of the state.
“Coronavirus is killing our relatives silently as a result of denying the existence of the disease. Do you know that not all the deaths are being reported by the media? Do your best to protect yourself and take the advice given by the health experts to ensure controlling the spread of the Coronavirus” he said