The Bauchi State government has confirmed the death of two Coronavirus patients in the state.
The development was revealed in a statement released by the Ministry of Health in the state, on Tuesday.
Following the death of the two persons, the total number of deaths recorded in Bauchi State stands at seven since the state recorded its first case on March 24.
Meanwhile, 37 patients have been discharged after testing negative twice for the COVID-19, while the number of confirmed cases in the state stands at 232.
No new case has been confirmed in the state for consecutive two days.
The statement read, “Thirty-seven discharges have been made with zero cases for two consecutive days in the state but unfortunately, we recorded two deaths.”
“At the moment, only 24 patients are on the hospital’s admission as of today, May 26, 2020. The only patient in severe condition has recovered and is getting better, while the entire case fatality rate stood at 3per cent.”