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Another policeman dies from coronavirus in Chattogram

 Chattogram Metropolitan Correspondent

 Published: 06:31 PM, 23 May 2020  

Dead constable man Mohammad Nekabbar Hossain

Dead constable man Mohammad Nekabbar Hossain

Another policeman has died from the deadly coronavirus infection in Chattogram, bringing the total death toll of cops from the virus in the district to 3.

The dead policeman identified as Mohammad Nekabbar Hossain was working as a constable in CMP's Halishahar police station. He died at Chattogram General Hospital on Saturday morning.

Confirming this information, the senior consultant of the hospital Abdur Rob said the policeman was admitted to the isolation unit of the hospital on Friday afternoon after contracting coronavirus. He was suffering from severe breathing problems. When his condition deteriorated, he was transferred to the ICU. He died there on Saturday morning.

Naimul Haque, a constable in the port zone of the CMP's traffic department, died at the same hospital after contracting the coronavirus on May 15. Chattogram district police constable Md Mokhlesur Rahman died on May 19.

So far 1,479 people have been infected with coronavirus in Chattogram. Of these, 51 people have died.