JASHORE: Another Bangladeshi who returned from India died in institutional quarantine in the district town on Sunday afternoon.
Bimal Chandra Dey, 58, a resident of Shariatpur upazila died around 5:00 pm at Jashore Chest Disease Hospital.Civil Surgeon Sheikh Abu Shaheen said Bimal went to India for lung cancer treatment with his son and daughter-in-law.
They returned through Benapole on May 8 and have been staying at the hotel in quarantine.
Bimal was taken to the hospital around 5:00 pm as his condition started deteriorating, said the Civil Surgeon.
“He and his family members tested negative in an antigen test. Their samples were collected for the RT-PCR test,” he said.
The body was taken to Shariatpur with the help of police, Civil Surgeon Shaheen said.
On May 13, Ambia Khatun, 34, a Covid-19 positive India returnee suffering from kidney diseases died in Jashore during institutional quarantine.