Woman dies in isolation unit in Chattogram


1st April, 2020 08:59:10 printer

Woman dies in isolation unit in Chattogram

A woman who was taken to the isolation unit of Bangladesh Institute of Tropical and Infectious Diseases (BITID) in Sitakunda upazila of Chattogram died on Tuesday night.

The deceased was identified as Arfa Begum, 55, wife of Abdul Hossain of Amirabad area in the upazila.

BITID Director Abul Hasan said Arfa was admitted to BITID with cold, fever and respiratory problem in the morning and she died around 8:30pm.

The samples of the woman were sent to the Institute of Epimiology, Disease Control and Research in the capital for test, he said, adding that the reason behind the death would be cleared after the medical report.