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Ctg civil surgeon catches virus

Staff Correspondent

31 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Chattogram district Civil Surgeon Dr Sheikh Fazle Rabbi has tested positive for Covid-19.

 An official facebook page of the Civil Surgeon Office confirmed it on Monday night.

 The health condition of the Civil Surgeon Dr Rabbi, who fought the coronavirus from the frontline since the beginning, was good.

 The physician was staying at home isolation.

 Earlier, Dr Fazle received corona vaccine on February 7, sources said.

 He is the member secretary of District Corona Prevention Committee.

 Recently, the civil surgeon was also assigned as the superintendent of Chattogram General Hospital as additional charge.

 Mentionable, a total of 39,706 people tested Covid-19 positive while 386 of them died in the district till Tuesday.