Elderly man dies with COVID-19 symptoms at DMCH
Published : Wednesday, 1 April, 2020 at 3:22 PM Count : 587
An elderly person died with novel coronavirus symptoms at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Tuesday night.
DMCH assistant director Md Alauddin confirmed the news.
"We informed IEDCR to collect the victim's sample," he said.
The man, aged over 60, came to the medicine department of the hospital with respiratory problems and some other symptoms of the coronavirus on Tuesday.
Later, he was referred to the isolation unit of the DMCH where he breathed his last around 9pm, said a senior health employee.