Tanvir Hasan Chhoto Monir, a MP from Thakurgaon-2 (Gopalpur- Bhuyanpur) constituency, has been infected with coronavirus.
District Civil Surgeon Mohammad Wahiduzzaman confirmed this information to media.The MP gave his sample for COVID-19 test after showing symptoms of the disease and the results came back positive for the virus on Monday, he said.
Chhoto Monir reached Dhaka from Tangail on Monday afternoon. He will be admitted to Bangladesh Specialized Medical Hospital in the capital for treatment, he said.
Earlier, Zoaherul Islam, MP from Tangail-6 and Ekabbar Hossain, MP from Tangail-7 were also infected with coronavirus. Meanwhile, they have recovered from the virus, District Civil Surgeon said.