Six people who had been suffering from fever and cold- related problems died at Cumilla Medical College and Hospital in the last 24 hours on Friday.
So far, a total of 138 people died with the same problems at the hospital, said Dr Sajeda Khatun, assistant director of the hospital.
A total of 76 people are now undergoing treatment at the hospital with fever and cold- related problems.
The number of Covid-19 patients at the hospital is now 39, she said.
Besides, 137 people have been infected with coronavirus in a span of 24 hours in the district till Thursday, bringing the total number of cases to 3,699.