29 suspected coronavirus patient quarantine in Madaripur...

29 suspected coronavirus patient quarantine in Madaripur

 Madaripur Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:00 PM, 10 March 2020  



At least 29 people have been placed in quarantine on suspicion of coronavirus infected at Sadar Hospital in Madaripur, district civil surgeon Md. Shafiqul Islam said today.

He said 29 people were kept in quarantine at Madaripur Sadar Hospital as they were in contact with an Italian immigrant who was in isolation in Dhaka.

Dr. Md. Shafiqul Islam said that 100 beds have been kept ready in the new building of Sadar Hospital under isolation ward to prevent coronavirus while 4 beds in old buildings and 2 beds in each Upazila hospital.

Requesting not to be intimidated by the coronavirus, the civil surgeon said that it is possible to get rid of the coronavirus if you follow the rules during coughing, avoiding unnecessary public meetings, being alert to handshake-embrace and keeping your hands clean regularly.