A police constable of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) died with Covid-19 like symptoms at Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) on Monday morning.
The deceased, Md Mamun Uddin, 29, hailing from Parshuram Upazila of Feni, was a constable of Public Order Management (POM) division of CMP.Amir Jafar, deputy commissioner (Headquarters) of CMP, said, "He had been suffering from fever and other complications and was undergoing treatment at CMP Dampara Police Hospital's flu corner since May 29."
Later he shifted to the CMCH as his condition deteriorated where duty doctor declared him dead, he said
His sample has been collected for Covid-19 test, the DC added.
The body will be sent to his family and will be buried maintaining proper guidelines.
Two constables of CMP have died of coronavirus so far.