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Youth dies at corona unit in Kurmitola

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 05:58 PM, 29 March 2020  

Kurmitola General Hospital

Kurmitola General Hospital

A person died with breathing problems on Saturday at the coronavirus unit in Kurmitola General Hospital. However, the Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) has not yet confirmed whether the youth died of coronavirus or not. 

“The samples were collected Sunday morning, though he died on Saturday,” said Alamgir Hossain, the chief scientific officer of the institute. “The result would be known by evening.”   

the samples of the deceased patient’s wife and child were also collected, he also said.

Earlier, the patient was taken to Holy Family Hospital in the capital on Friday with urinary problems. The emergency department recommended admitting the patient to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), according to the Holy Family Hospital authorities,

Later, the ICU doctor advised the relatives to take him to the Kurmitola Hospital in the capital after showing symptoms of 10-day fever, pneumonia and various diseases. ,

Meanwhile, the burial of the deceased was completed.