2 houses locked down in Cumilla

National Desk

7 April, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Two houses put under lockdown at Paschim Bagichagaon Station Road in Cumilla city and at Bhelanagar village of Iliatganj Uttar union under Daudkandi upazila of Cumilla district after two residents showed coronavirus symptoms.

UNB says in Cumilla: Local administration on Monday put a house at Paschim Bagichagaon Station Road in the city under lockdown as a man of the house is suspected to be infected by coronavirus.

Dr Mohammad Shahadat Hossain, deputy civil surgeon of Cumilla, said the authorities concerned have collected sample of the man for testing coronavirus as he has been suffering from fever, cold and the sample was sent to the capital on Sunday.

After getting information, the local administration kept the house under lockdown on Monday afternoon.