Doctor including six infected in Manikganj
Six more people including a doctor of an upazila health complex infected with coronavirus on Thursday in Manikganj, raising the cases to 31 in the district.
The district civil surgeon Dr Anwarul Amin Akand confirmed the matter in the afternoon.
Of the infected, one each was from Singair and Sadar upazila while two each in Ghior and Saturia upazilas.
Dr Anwarul said of the infected, physician of Singair Upazila Health Complex is kept under home quarantine at her residence in Dhaka. Five others also asked to keep in home-quarantine in their areas, he added.
A total of 55 samples were tested in the district in last 24 hours where six found coronavirus positive.
Of 1178 samples, results of 1113 samples were found, so far.
Twelve people out of 31 infected patients have recovered from the disease.