Wednesday, 10 August, 2022
HomeWorldBangladesh confirms first three novel coronavirus cases

Bangladesh confirms first three novel coronavirus cases

A report in the Dhaka Tribune states that two out of the three patients had recently been to Italy, and the third, a relative, contracted it from them.

Text Size:

Dhaka: Bangladesh on Sunday confirmed its first three cases of coronavirus in the country, according to a media report.

The affected– two men and a woman– were found positive for the coronavirus infection on Saturday, the Dhaka Tribune reported.

“Among them, two of the victims had recently returned from Italy while the other is a relative of one of the returnees,” Meerjady Sabrina Flora, the director of Institue of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research, said.


Also read: Germany, France, US have hundreds of coronavirus cases, but India isn’t restricting travel


 

Subscribe to our channels on YouTube & Telegram

Support Our Journalism

India needs fair, non-hyphenated and questioning journalism, packed with on-ground reporting. ThePrint – with exceptional reporters, columnists and editors – is doing just that.

Sustaining this needs support from wonderful readers like you.

Whether you live in India or overseas, you can take a paid subscription by clicking here.

Support Our Journalism

Most Popular

×