Two die with COVID-19 symptoms at KMCH
Published: 03:28 PM, 2 June 2020
Khulna Medical College Hospital; file photo
Two people have died while undergoing treatment at Khulna Medical College Hospital's Corona Suspected Isolation Ward.
Isolation ward's focal person Dr. Shailendranath Biswas said Faruk Hossain from Jhikargachha Upazila of Jessore district was admitted to the hospital on Monday afternoon with COVID-19 symptoms including fever. He died at 10:30 pm while undergoing treatment.
Besides, Tahmina Begum, wife of Mujibur Rahman of Monirampur Upazila in Jessore district, was admitted to the hospital on Monday with fever and shortness of breath. He died early Tuesday morning while undergoing treatment.
Samples were collected to determine if the two dead were infected with corona.