Info minister recovers from coronavirus

Information Minister Hasan Mahmud has made recovery from coronavirus, the ministry said Sunday.

The samples of the minister and his wife came out negative on Friday evening, according to a handout from the ministry.

During the coronavirus pandemic, Hasan regularly attended office at the ministry and took part in programmes maintaining health rules.

The minister was admitted to Square Hospitals in the city on October 16 as he tested positive for Covid-19, said his personal assistant Kaisarul Alam.

Later, he was shifted to Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU).

He continued signing necessary official documents and papers while undergoing treatment at the hospital.

In Bangladesh, the first three cases of coronavirus were reported on March 8. The first death was reported on March 18.

The country’s total confirmed coronavirus caseload was 398,815 on Sunday morning with a death tally of 5,803. Besides, 315,107 people made recoveries from the virus infection.

Source: United News of Bangladesh