Nasim hospitalised with corona
Published : Monday, 1 June, 2020 at 11:09 PM Count : 313
Former Health Minister Mohammad Nasim was admitted to a private hospital in Dhaka with coronavirus on Monday.
"My father's test report came positive today", said Nasim’s son Tanvir Shakil. If his condition deteriorates then we will shift him to the Combined Military Hospital, he added.
Nasim, also an Awami League Presidium Member, was admitted to Bangladesh Specialized Hospital in Shyamoly.
Tanvir said, "My father's condition is stable at this moment. He has no respiratory problems or coronavirus symptoms."
Tanvir further said his father has urinary problem. If needed we will shift him to Combined Military Hospital, he added.
Bangladesh has confirmed the detection of record 2,381 new patients in the last 24 hours, raising the total cases to 49,534. Twenty-two more people died from coronavirus, taking the death tally to 672.