Cop dies of COVID-19, report comes after 4-day of his death
The sample report of police member Asaduzzaman came positive on Monday night in Joypurhat, four days after his death.
Superintendent of Joypurhat police Mohammad Salam Kabir confirmed the matter around 8:30pm.
Asaduzzaman, 52, a resident of Sadar upazila of Naogaon, died with corona symptoms at Rangpur Medical College Hospital on July 14.
His sample was collected on that day.
Total 34 police member have been infected with the dealy virus in the district till Monday.