Bagerhat hospital wears empty look
All time crowded Bagerhat Sadar Hospital is now observing a lack of patients amid the fear of the outbreak of deadly coronavirus.
Doctors at the 100-bed hospital were seen passing busy hours in dealing with patients, and even the patients took their seats at corridor of the hospital for lacking of beds.
Our correspondent found empty beds and few patients inside the hospital during a visit.
Hospital authorities said patients are not coming to receive treatment fearing the outbreak of coronavirus.
Dr Belfar Hossain, residential medical officer of the hospital, said, “About 500-550 patients usually come to outdoor to take treatment facility but this number now dropped.”
No new patient are coming to take treatment here fearing the virus, he added.