Coronavirus: Mirpur, Bashabo mostly affected areas in city

Sun Online Desk

5th April, 2020 05:42:20 printer

Coronavirus: Mirpur, Bashabo mostly affected areas in city

Mirpur and Bashabo have been reported as the most coronarivus affected areas in the capital. 

Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) Director Prof Meerjady Sebrina Flora came up with the information at the online news conference on Sunday.

Prof Sebrina said,“One corona patient was identified at Tolarbagh of Mirpur in the capital and six more people were infected with coronavirus there.  A total of 11 people have so far been infected with COVID-19 in entire Mirpur. In addition, nine corona patients were identified at Bashabo in the capital.”

The IEDCR director said the new cornavirus patients are the part of the cluster (all the members of a family were infected centring one person). Till now, a total of 11 persons were infected with coronavirus in Narayanganj.

“We have got cluster from Narayanganj, Madaripur, Gaibandha, Bashabo and Mirpur of Dhaka,” Sebrina added.