Law minister tests corona negative
Published : Monday, 22 June, 2020 at 6:36 PM Count : 1109
Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq has tested negative for the coronavirus.
"The results of the minister's test for COVID-19 came negative. He is fine and continuing office work from home," said a release issued by the ministry on Monday.
The minister has showed interest to get tested as some of his cabinet colleagues and lawmakers recently tested positive for the virus, it said.
Later, the ICDDR,B collected his sample on Sunday morning and the results came negative at night.
The release also said that Law Minister expressed his gratitude to Allah as he tested negative.
He also expresed hope that the country people, led by the realistic and bold steps by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina would again bring back normalcy in country's ongoing development process.