Mayor Atiq, wife hospitalised as health conditions deteriorate
Published: 04:41 PM, 13 October 2020
Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) Mayor Atiqul Islam and his wife Dr Shaila Shagufta Islam, who were tested positive for coronavirus, have been admitted to hospital as their health conditions deteriorated.
They were admitted at Kurmitola General Hospital in Dhaka on Tuesday afternoon. Atiq's Assistant Personal Secretary (APS)-2 Rishad Morshed also tested admitted to the hospital.
Earlier on Monday, Mayor Atiqul Islam and his wife tested positive for Covid-19. Later, they were undergoing home isolation at their residence in Uttara. Alongside the mayor, several DNCC officials, including its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Selim Reza, and Atiq's APS-2 Rishad Morshed also tested positive.