Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi tests coronavirus positive

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi has been infected with coronavirus.

The minister is now undergoing treatment at Bashundhara Ever Care Hospital (former Apollo Hospital), his personal assistant Kamruzzaman Chowdhury Tuhin told media.

The minister received test report today and he is now doing well,” he said.

The minister sought blessings from all for recovery, he added.

Liberation War Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel Haque and Chattogram Hill Tracts Affairs Minister Bir Bahadur Ushwe Sing, who have been diagnosed with coronavirus tested earlier, are undergoing treatment still battling infections.

Meanwhile, State Minister for Religious Affairs Sheikh Md Abdullah died from Covid-19 on Saturday.