Sylhet division recorded 107 more coronavirus cases in 24 hours on Thursday.
The district has so far recorded 8,404 coronavirus cases.
Dr Himangshu Lal Roy, deputy director of Sylhet MAG Osmani Medical College Hospital, said that among tests conducted at the MOMC and Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, 107 came out positive.
DR SM Shamsuzzaman and Dr Shuvro Tushar Singh, two physicians of MOMCH, are also among the newly identified COVID-19 patients, he added.
A total of 151 people have so far died from coronavirus in the division while 3,766 made full recovery.
Currently, 1,186 people are undergoing treatment at different hospitals.