16 more contracted coronavirus in Feni
Published: 10:22 AM, 2 June 2020
Another 16 people including councilor have been infected with coronavirus in Feni, bringing the total number of infected to 175 in the district.
M Sazzad Hossain, civil surgeon of Feni confirmed the matter on Monday night.
He said that the samples of 109 people have been sent to Noakhali Abdul Malek Ukil Medical College and 72 test reports were received in which 16 people have tested positive for coronavirus.
Of these, there are one from Sadar upazila and 15 from Daganbhuiyan upazila including a municipal councilor of Daganbhuiyan and his wife and an Awami League leader and his wife. Besides, three are residents of East Chandrapur and three are residents of Vijaypur area of Yakubpur UP.
So far, 59 people have recovered from the disease in the district.