One coronavirus infected patient has been detected for the first time at BITID area in Chattogram. Civil Surgeon of Chattogram Dr. Sheikh Fazle Rabbi confirmed the information on Friday night.
The infected patient is currently under isolation in Chattogram General Hospital. The local administration has locked down six buildings at Bagmoniram ward after the detection. There are at least 80 families in the buildings.
On Friday samples of 31 persons were tested at BITID area of Fouzdarhat. Of them coronavirus was detected in the body of one person. The infected patient is a male and aged 67 years.
Deputy Commissioner of Chattogram Metropolitan Police SM Mehedi Hasan said, nobody can get in or get out of the houses.