Eight people were diagnosed with Indian variants of coronavirus or Covid-19 in Jashore.
A team of researchers led by associate director Prof Dr Iqbal Kabir Zahid of the genome centre of Jashore University of Science and Technology (JUST) conducted their tests.Persons identified with Indian variants have no history of going to India. Of them, seven are men while one is woman. They all are less than 56 years old.
Public relations officer of JUST Md Abdur Rashid revealed this information on Monday night.