4 people including doctors in Chandpur corona infected : The number of infected has increased to 64.In Chandpur, 4 more corona patients have been identified. Of these, one of the samples sent through the Civil Surgeon’s Office was reported to be corona positive.
In addition, a doctor at the ICDDRB hospital in the south, the doctor’s two-and-a-half-year-old child and a staff member at the hospital tested positive for corona. They sent samples to ICDDRB Dhaka Center. There is a report in the sample test that is not positive. However, their information has been included with Chandpur district as they are working on purpose and are undergoing treatment there.
With this, the number of people affected by corona in Chandpur district has increased to 64. Of these, 4 died and 14 recovered. The rest are undergoing treatment. The Chandpur Civil Surgeon’s Office said this on Thursday afternoon. Sources said,
Civil Surgeon Dr Sakhawat Ullah said in a press note on Thursday that 24 more samples had been sent from Chandpur for the corona test. These samples were sent on Wednesday morning. The total number of samples sent stood at 943. In contrast, 851 reports have come. 92 reports awaiting.
He said the number of patients admitted in isolation in Chandpur district so far is 57. Of these, 45 have already received clearance. At present there are 11 patients in isolation. The total number of home quarantine persons in the district is 3663. Of these, 3519 people got clearance. There are currently 144 people in the home quarantine.
At present, the upazila-wise statistics of 60 people affected by corona in Chandpur district are as follows: 37 in Chandpur Sadar, 7 in Faridganj, 4 in Hajiganj, 6 in Matlab North, 3 in Matlab South, 1 in Kachua, 2 in Haimchr and 2 in Shahrasti.
News Room, May 15,2020