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40 quarantined in Narayanganj

 Narayanganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:46 PM, 10 March 2020   Updated: 09:35 PM, 10 March 2020

Coronavirus, representational photo

Coronavirus, representational photo

A total of 40 people have been kept in quarantine at their own residence in Narayanganj. Residential medical surgeon of 100 bedded district hospital, Mr.  Asaduzzaman confirmed the matter on Tuesday afternoon.

Two Italy returnees of the district are under treatment of Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR).

Medical surgeon Asaduzzaman said, affected 2 were in touch with these 40 people. So they are kept in quarantine to avoid unnecessary intimidation. They are in their own home. No one is allowed to meet them except IEDCR officers.

Meanwhile, 50 bedded unit has been prepared for quarantine in Narayanganj to prevent coronavirus. The unit has been opened in a judicial building on Shaista Khan Road in the city.

Earlier, 10 bedded two units, 5 bedded each had been arranged at 100 bedded and 200 bedded hospital of the city. Now, these new 50 bedded unit has been added.