Civil surgeon of Chattogram Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi has tested positive for Covid-19.
Dr Rabbi gave his sample for test on Monday and the report came positive at night. He will say in a 14-day home quarantine.Dr Rob said Dr Fazle Rabbi received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine on February 7.
Senior consultant of Chattogram General Hospital Dr Md Abdur Rob confirmed the matter.
The country’s coronavirus caseload swelled to 600,895 on Monday after the health authorities recorded 5,181 new cases in 24 hours until the morning.
A total of 212 positive cases have been recorded in Chattogram after carrying out tests on 1,859 samples in the last 24 hours till 10:00 pm on Monday.
Bangladesh reported its first cases on March 8, 2020 and the first death on March 18 the same year.