Four who return from Dhaka test corona positive in Panchagarh
Four more people who have come to home in Panchagarh from Dhaka tested positive for coronavirus in last 24 hours till Tuesday morning, raising the cases to 55 in the district.
According to Panchagarh Health Division, samples from 18 people were collected on May 22 and sent to Dinajpur M Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital for coronavirus tests.
Of 18 samples, four were found positive for the virus.
The district civil surgeon Dr Md Fazlur Rahman confirmed the matter on Tuesday night. “We kept the four patients under home quarantine as they came from Dhaka,” he said.
Sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer Golam Rabbani said houses of the patients and their neighbours were put under lockdown as cautionary measures.