The number of corona patients is gradually increasing in different districts of Bangladesh. Meanwhile, four more people have been diagnosed with coronavirus in Munshiganj, raising the total number in the district to 18, according to the district’s civil surgeon.
Civil surgeon Abul Kalam Azad said they sent the samples of 23 people on Sunday and four of them were found to be positive for coronavirus.
They include a vegetable vendor, 60, from Sadar upazila, a pharmacist, 54, and a housewife, 55, in Gazaria upazila, and a youth, 27, in Sirajdikhan upazila.
“So far, we’ve received test results of 128 people and found 18 of them positive,” Azad said.
Fifteen of them were sent to hospitals for treatment while two others are in isolation at their respective homes.
The samples of 147 people have so far collected in the district and they were yet to receive the test results of 19 people, the civil surgeon said.