Coronavirus: Father hides son

Dhaka, Friday   10 April 2020


Coronavirus: Father hides son

 Barguna Correspondent

 Published: 04:03 PM, 17 February 2020   Updated: 04:32 PM, 17 February 2020

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A China-returnee student was hiding in a house suspected of having coronavirus in Barguna. On information, the police rescued him and rushed to the hospital. 

The student’s name is Imran Hossain, son of Mokhlesur Rahman of Amtali village of M Baliatoli UP of Barguna Sadar upazila. He was admitted to Barguna General Hospital on Sunday night.  

Imran’s father said he was locked in a house after returning home on Sunday morning.

UNO Masuma Akhtar said, “UP chairman Golam Ahad Sohag reported on Sunday afternoon that Imran arrived from China. Then I told the police and they rescued him and later rushed him to the hospital.”

Barguna Police Station OC Abir Mohammad Hossain said his father Mokhlesur Rahman had hidden Imran after returning home. “After getting information from UNO, he was rescued and taken to Barguna General Hospital.

Barguna General Hospital Director Dr. Md. Sohrab Uddin said Imran had a slight fever. However, there are no symptoms of coronavirus infection, he added.