DHAKA (Channel TT): Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed collecting samples from every upazila for the detection of corona virus.
On Thursday afternoon, the director of the management information system of the Institute of Epidemic Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) said. Md. Habibur Rahman said this at an online press conference. He was accompanied by Brigadier General Md. Director of the Combined Military Hospital (CMH). Shahidullah.
Dr. Habibur Rahman said, "We have received a directive from the Prime Minister. In the meantime, our Director General has directed the directors and all civil surgeons of each department, including Dhaka, to collect at least two samples from each upazila today. Due to this, it will be possible to collect at least a thousand samples today and test them tomorrow.
In the last 24 hours, two more have been diagnosed with the Corona virus. They are both men. A total of 56 corona virus was infected in this country. In addition, no one died in 24 hours. So far six people have died of coronary virus (Covid-1) in the country.