Coronavirus infected patients rising in Feni rapidly
The number of coronavirus infected patients has crossed 50 in Feni district suddenly.
Twenty-one more persons were infected with coronavirus on Saturday. Of them, 11 were health workers and three police personnel. The number of Covid-19 infected patients in the district has crossed 50. The infected persons include all age groups along with women and children.
Local health department sources said among the 21 fresh infected persons, 11 were infected in Parshuram upazila, three in Chagolnaiyya and three in Dagonbhuiyan. Six, out of 11 infected persons in Sadar upazila work at the health department, while all the four in Parshuram upazila are health workers. Two, out of infected three persons in Dagonbhuiyan are policemen and the rest one is a resident of Yakubpur union.
Civil Surgeon Dr Md Sajjad Hossain said all the infected persons except one are taking treatment staying at home isolation. The health department is supervising their treatment regularly.
He said the health depatrtment has become worried due to constant increase of the infected persons in the district. However, necessary steps to cope with the situation have already determined.
The Civil Surgeon also called upon people to follow the health guidelines and social distance properly.