Khulna: A sexagenarian woman who had been suffering with fever and cold died at Khulna Medical College and Hospital (KMCH) early Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Khadiza, 65, a resident of Tutpara in the city.
Dr Shoilendra Biswas, a spokesperson of KMCH, said the woman got admitted to the hospital around 9 pm on Saturday and later she was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital following deterioration of her condition where she breathed her last around 4 am.
However, samples were collected from the woman for corona test on Sunday.
A total of 22 people died so far from the virus infection in the district.