Former captain of Bangladesh Mashrafe tests positive for Covid-19

Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, former captain of Bangladesh cricket team and incumbent lawmaker of Narail-2 constituency, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

While the cricketer wasn’t available for a comment, his family sources have confirmed that Mashrafe’s tests returned positive on Saturday and the cricketer has been in self-isolation at his residence in Dhaka.

Mashrafe has been suffering from fever for last two days. He gave sample for coronavirus test on Friday night. Result of the test came positive today.

Last week, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi had tested positive.