Child dies of fever, 6 families under quarantine in Jhalakathi
Published: 05:11 PM, 1 April 2020
Kathalia Upazila Health Complex, Jhalakathi
A three-year-old child has died after suffering from fever and diarrhea in Kathalia of Jhalakathi. Six families have been placed in the home quarantine on this.
The incident took place on Tuesday night at Sardarpara village of Amua port in the upazila.
Upazila Health Complex RMO Dr. Kamruzzaman Sohag said the child had been suffering from fever for two or three days. Diarrhea caused after feeding the refrigerated watermelon on Tuesday. From these, the child died of serious illness at home.
Akhand Mohammad Faisal Uddin, UNO of Kathalia, said that 30 people of six families had been instructed to stay in home quarantine for 14 days.