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Areas at high risk of coronavirus in Dhaka

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 09:18 AM, 3 June 2020  

Photo: Collected

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The number of coronavirus patients is increasing day by day in the country. The highest number of deaths and injuries is in the capital city of Dhaka. Meanwhile, three areas of the city have been identified as at high risk of coronavirus infection.

According to the latest published list of the government's Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control And Research (IEDCR), the top three areas affected by the coronavirus in the capital are Mohakhali, Mirpur, and Jatrabari.

Top 20 Areas in the capital:

Mohakhali is at the top as 408 coronavirus patients have been identified. Besides, 369 victims have been identified in Mirpur and 354 in Jatrabari. And, 339 coronavirus victims have been identified in Muhammadpur, 330 in Mugda, and 315 in Uttara.

On the other hand in Kakrail, 299 coronavirus victims have been identified, 227 in Maghbazar, 227 in Dhanmondi, 215 in Rajarbagh, and 212 in Tejgaon.

Meanwhile, 188 people have been identified as COVID-19 patients in Khilgaon, 181 in Lalbagh, 167 in Badda, 161 in Babubazar, 144 in Malibagh, 142 in Rampura, 130 in Gulshan, 123 in Gandaria and 107 in Bangshal.