Three persons died with coronavirus infection at the isolation unit of Munshiganj General Hospital on Wednesday. The deceased were identified as Jahir of Muktarpur village in sadar upazila, Sirajul Islam, Idrakpur area of the district town, and Masud of Pikepara in Tongibari upazila.
Masud had admitted to the hospital with coronavirus infection while two other had coronavirus-like symptoms.
The district civil surgeon Dr Abul Kalam Azad confirmed the matter.
Meanwhile, 69 more people, including six policemen, were infected with the virus in the district, taking the number to 802, the civil surgeon added.