Youth dies with corona symptoms in Khagrachari
Published: 12:29 PM, 26 March 2020 Updated: 05:23 PM, 26 March 2020
Khagrachari map; Photo: Daily Bangladesh
A youth, 30, who was admitted to Khagrachari Sadar Hospital with coronavirus symptoms, died on Wednesday night around 8:45 pm. He had dyspnoea and sore throat.
Confirming the matter, Dr. Purnojibon Chakma, resident doctor of the sadar hospital, said that the 30-year-old youth, also a day labourer, was suffering from dyspnoea for a long time as per the information given by his relatives.
He was kept at isolation ward on Wednesday morning after coming to the hospital with dyspnoea, sore throat symptoms, he also said. “He died while undergoing treatment.”
Dr. Purnojibon said his sample will be sent to Dhaka after showing the symptoms of coronavirus. Two doctors, 2 nurses, and one maid of the hospital was kept at home quarantine as they came in contact with the patient. “They will be in quarantine until getting the result of the test.”
The body was sent to the victim’s home following the proper rules of the health department, he added.