In Faridganj, the number of infected including 3 members of the same family increased to 14.Corona of 3 members of the same family has been identified in Faridganj of Chandpur. As a result, the number of corona cases in Faridganj has increased to 14.
Sources said that out of the four reports received at the Faridganj Upazila Health Complex on Friday, May 22 at noon, the report of three members of the same family from Charpata village in south union No. 14 of the upazila came back as positive.
Among them, the staff of Haimchar Upazila Health Complex tested positive on May 17. Following this, samples of his wife (40), daughter (23) and son (20) and Dulal’s grandson (2) were collected and sent to IEDC. The corona of three of them came positive and the report of the grandson came negative.
Faridganj Upazila Health and Family Planning Officer Ashraf Ahmed Chowdhury told ‘Chandpur Times’ that reports of 4 people came to Faridganj on Friday. The corona of three of them is positive. He said so far a total of 113 samples have been sent to Faridganj upazila for testing. Of these, 77 reports have come and 36 are waiting.
Correspondent: Shimul Hasan, May 22,2020