Elderly woman dies of COVID-19 in Chattogram
Published: 11:05 PM, 31 May 2020
An 80-year-old man has died of COVID-19 at Chittagong General Hospital on Sunday afternoon.
Hospital's senior consultant Dr. Abdur Rab has confirmed the matter.
The deceased woman is a resident of Majhirghat area under Sadarghat police station.
Dr. Rab said the elderly woman was admitted to the hospital on Saturday with coronavirus. She was kept in ICU due to shortness of breath. And on Sunday afternoon she died while undergoing treatment there.
According to the Civil Surgeon's Office, the number of coronavirus cases in Chittagong so far is 2,867. Of them, 224 have returned home after recovery and 65 people died.